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Author Topic: UK RE capacity has overtaken fossil fuels.  (Read 107 times)
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« on: November 07, 2018, 10:48:33 AM »

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/nov/06/uk-renewable-energy-capacity-surpasses-fossil-fuels-for-first-time
https://www.pv-magazine.com/2018/11/06/renewables-overtake-fossil-fuels-in-uk-installed-capacity/

Here’s a wonderful graph, a moment in time.



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« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2018, 11:36:39 AM »

Thats a bit misleading without talking about capacity factors.
The real headline is surely this " In total, 57% of electricity generation was low carbon over the period(Q3), produced either by renewables or nuclear power stations."
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