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    Wind parks generate 6.04% of UK’s electricity on Aug 15

    August 16, 2022 - SeeNews Renewables


      August 16 (Renewables Now) - With 36,589 MWh produced, wind accounted for 6.04% of the electricity generation in the UK on August 15.

      Total power generation for the 24 hours arrived at 606,039 MWh, according to data by Elexon, the Balancing and Settlement Code Company (BSCCo).

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

      Energy source Power output in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 62,492 10.31
      Coal 7,158 1.18
      Combined cycle gas turbines (CCGT) 377,377 62.27
      Open cycle gas turbines (OCGT) 1,009 0.17
      Nuclear 104,988 17.32
      Oil 0 0.00
      Pumped storage hydro 2,544 0.42
      Other hydro (NPSHYD) 3,629 0.60
      Wind 36,589 6.04
      Other 10,253 1.69


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