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UK low carbon electricity share tops 35 per cent

The UK's clean power sources met at least 35.5 per cent of electricity demand during the third quarter of the year, despite a drop in output from the UK's nuclear reactor fleet. The latest statistical release from the Department of Energy and Climate Change, released yesterday, confirmed that the low carbon share of electricity generation provided by major power producers rose 0.3 per cent year on year during the three months from July to September. FURTHER READING DECC earmarks £5m for new wave of ‘Energy Entrepreneur' funding Green Investment Bank takes £240m stake in Sheringham Shoal offshore wind farm The figures, which covered only major power generators, show that the proportion of UK power provided by clean energy sources will be higher once power from on-site and small scale renewables installations is accounted for. They also suggest that the UK's clean energy sha...

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