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    Wind farms generate 14.56% of all power in France on Nov 27

    November 28, 2022 - SeeNews Renewables


      November 28 (Renewables Now) - Wind turbines supplied 155,722 MWh of electricity to France's grid on November 27, reaching a share of 14.56%.

      In all, France's power plants produced 1,069,878 MWh that day, based on live data by transmission system operator (TSO) RTE.

      Solar power plants generated 21,888 MWh, which is equal to a 2.05% share.

      Generation data per power source is available in the following table.

      Power source Power output in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 9,872 0.92
      Coal 15,326 1.43
      Natural gas 87,559 8.18
      Nuclear 714,808 66.81
      Oil 4,777 0.45
      Run-of-river and poundage hydro 76,947 7.19
      Pumped storage hydro -35,694 -3.34
      Water reservoir hydro 15,755 1.47
      Solar 21,888 2.05
      Waste 2,918 0.27
      Wind onshore 155,722 14.56

      In the period from November 22 to November 26, the share of wind power in the country declined gradually from 19.82% to 8.15%.


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