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    Wind farms produce 11.89% of France’s power on Sept 21

    September 22, 2023 - SeeNews Renewables


      September 22 (Renewables Now) - The share of wind power in total power generation in France reached 11.89% on September 21 as wind parks produced 148,735 MWh.

      Power plants in the country generated 1,250,527 MWh for the whole day, based on live data by transmission system operator (TSO) RTE.

      Solar power accounted for 3.09% of the total output with 38,638 MWh produced.

      See below where the country’s power came from on that date.

      Power source Power generation in MWh Share in %
      Biomass 8,419 0.67
      Coal 557 0.04
      Natural gas 36,165 2.89
      Nuclear 901,200 72.07
      Oil 3,574 0.29
      Run-of-river and poundage hydro 75,231 6.02
      Pumped storage hydro 7,929 0.63
      Water reservoir hydro 27,180 2.17
      Solar 38,638 3.09
      Waste 1,550 0.12
      Wind onshore 148,735 11.89


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