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    France’s wind parks generate 6.09% of all electricity on Jul 27

    July 28, 2022 - SeeNews Renewables


      July 28 (Renewables Now) - Wind turbines supplied 57,730 MWh of electricity to France's grid on July 27, reaching a share of 6.09%.

      Power plants in the country produced 948,218 MWh for the whole day, based on live data by transmission system operator (TSO) RTE.

      Solar power plants produced 86,352 MWh, which is equal to a 9.11% share.

      The table below provides details on the generation by the different energy sources and their share in the country's mix.

      Power source Power generation in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 7,748 0.82
      Coal 805 0.08
      Natural gas 106,779 11.26
      Nuclear 578,917 61.05
      Oil 3,327 0.35
      Run-of-river and poundage hydro 65,181 6.87
      Pumped storage hydro 6,773 0.71
      Water reservoir hydro 30,888 3.26
      Solar 86,352 9.11
      Waste 3,718 0.39
      Wind onshore 57,730 6.09


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