Perceived most significant electricity supply source in England in 2014

Thinking about the electricity supply in the UK, which of the following do you think is used to generate the most electricity each year?

Perceived most significant electricity supply source in England in 2014 This statistic shows how aware adults felt about the UK's electricity sources in England in 2014. 6 percent of respondents said they thought renewable energy sources generated the most electricity each year, while 40 percent said they believed fossil-fueled stations did.
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Thinking about the electricity supply in the UK, which of the following do you think is used to generate the most electricity each year?

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Share of respondents
Fossil-fueled stations (coal, gas and oil)40%
Nuclear power stations22%
Imported through undersea cables from Belgium and France13%
Renewable energy sources (such as wind, hydro or solar power)6%
Don't know19%
Share of respondents
Fossil-fueled stations (coal, gas and oil)40%
Nuclear power stations22%
Imported through undersea cables from Belgium and France13%
Renewable energy sources (such as wind, hydro or solar power)6%
Don't know19%
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This statistic shows how aware adults felt about the UK's electricity sources in England in 2014. 6 percent of respondents said they thought renewable energy sources generated the most electricity each year, while 40 percent said they believed fossil-fueled stations did.
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