27 Mar '14, 11am

#Windenergy drives #Scotland's Renewables to 46% in 2013 @rechargenews

#Windenergy drives #Scotland's Renewables to 46% in 2013 @rechargenews

Wind power production that was 36% up on the previous year drove renewables in Scotland to a new high in 2013, according to the latest DECC Energy Trends report. For the UK as a whole, renewables accounted for a 14.8% share last year, up from 11.3% in 2012. UK renewables output grew 28% to 52.8TWh, with offshore wind contributing 10.9TWh – a 45.8% uplift. “These figures show that renewable electricity in Scotland is going from strength to strength, showing that 2013 was a record year for renewable generation in Scotland and that 2014 looks Log in to read complete article.

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