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    France’s wind farms produce 16.84% of all electricity on Sep 26

    September 27, 2022 - SeeNews Renewables


      September 27 (Renewables Now) - Wind turbines supplied 170,442 MWh of electricity to France's grid on September 26, reaching a share of 16.84%.

      In all, France's power plants produced 1,011,986 MWh that day, based on live data by transmission system operator (TSO) RTE.

      The country's solar power output for the day reached 45,915 MWh for a 4.54% share of total power generation.

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

      Energy source Power generation in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 14,662 1.45
      Coal 814 0.08
      Natural gas 89,519 8.85
      Nuclear 641,771 63.42
      Oil 3,049 0.30
      Run-of-river and poundage hydro 46,629 4.61
      Pumped storage hydro -19,000 -1.88
      Water reservoir hydro 15,293 1.51
      Solar 45,915 4.54
      Waste 2,892 0.29
      Wind onshore 170,442 16.84


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