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Renewable energy capacity installed in the UK 2019-2020, by source

Onshore wind is the largest renewable energy source by installed capacity in the United Kingdom. As of 2020, operational onshore wind farms had a combined capacity of 14.1 gigawatts. However only two megawatts of capacity were added since 2019. Offshore wind recorded the greatest capacity additions in that time, with cumulative capacity climbing to over 10 gigawatts in 2020.

Cumulative installed capacity of renewable energy in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2019 and 2020, by source

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Release date

December 2020


United Kingdom

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2019 and 2020

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* Provisional as of Q3 2020.

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