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    Wind farms generate 4.49% of France’s electricity on May 17

    May 18, 2022 - SeeNews Renewables


      May 18 (Renewables Now) - Wind farms in France produced 49,689 MWh on May 17, reaching a share of 4.49% in total power for the day.

      In all, France's power plants produced 1,105,520 MWh that day, based on live data by transmission system operator (TSO) RTE.

      Solar power accounted for 7.85% of the total output, with 86,764 MWh produced.

      Details are available in the table below.

      Power source Power output in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 13,987 1.27
      Coal 372 0.03
      Natural gas 117,554 10.63
      Nuclear 635,109 57.45
      Oil 3,475 0.31
      Run-of-river and poundage hydro 131,748 11.92
      Pumped storage hydro 28,114 2.54
      Water reservoir hydro 34,549 3.13
      Solar 86,764 7.85
      Waste 4,159 0.38
      Wind onshore 49,689 4.49


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