A Recap for Renewable Energy in 2018

HAYLEY ENSOR | January 15, 2019

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The use of national grid-based power stations has always been essential for electricity output in the UK but there are signs that this is steadily changing as we are transitioning to renewables to do the job. In 2018 renewables supplied us with 33% of our electricity which included solar, hydro, wind and biomass. UK generation from power stations hasn’t been this low since 1994.The production and output from power stations fell last year by 1% compared to the year before, and since 2005 they are down by 16%. Renewables, however, remain strong as their growth continues, with 2018 being the greenest year yet at 33% generation. This is an increase from 29% last year and a major rise from 2009 when renewables only counted for 6.7%.

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