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    Wind farms generate 13.26% of all electricity in France on May 25

    May 26, 2023 - SeeNews Renewables


      May 26 (Renewables Now) - The share of wind power in total power generation in France reached 13.26% on May 25 as wind turbines produced 170,963 MWh.

      Power plants in the country produced 1,289,205 MWh for the whole day, based on live data by transmission system operator (TSO) RTE.

      The country's daily solar output amounted to 89,229 MWh for a 6.92% share of total power generation.

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

      Power source Power output in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 9,075 0.70
      Coal 405 0.03
      Natural gas 34,903 2.71
      Nuclear 812,117 62.99
      Oil 3,713 0.29
      Run-of-river and poundage hydro 136,482 10.59
      Pumped storage hydro 2,292 0.18
      Water reservoir hydro 27,446 2.13
      Solar 89,229 6.92
      Waste 2,580 0.20
      Wind onshore 170,963 13.26


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