Capacity of the distribution network in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2015-2017

Total installed capacity of the distribution network in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2015 to 2017, by generation type (in megawatts)

by Ian Tiseo, last edited Aug 15, 2018
Capacity of the distribution network in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2015-2017 This statistic shows the total installed capacity of the energy distribution network in the United Kingdom (UK), from 2015 to 2017, by generation type. The total installed capacity across the network increased in 2017 to 32,389 megawatts.
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Total installed capacity of the distribution network in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2015 to 2017, by generation type (in megawatts)

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201520162017
Coal*225722
CCGT 2,3992,2582,230
Oil 374302286
Diesel Engines 138138141
Conventional Thermal Gas 9259511,015
Hydro 549607647
Onshore Wind 6,4357,6008,974
Offshore Wind 1,3771,4311,890
Bioenergy 3,0473,2953,698
PV 9,60111,91212,776
Wave/Tidal 91318
Other Fuels**788746692
201520162017
Coal*225722
CCGT 2,3992,2582,230
Oil 374302286
Diesel Engines 138138141
Conventional Thermal Gas 9259511,015
Hydro 549607647
Onshore Wind 6,4357,6008,974
Offshore Wind 1,3771,4311,890
Bioenergy 3,0473,2953,698
PV 9,60111,91212,776
Wave/Tidal 91318
Other Fuels**788746692
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by Ian Tiseo, last edited Aug 15, 2018
This statistic shows the total installed capacity of the energy distribution network in the United Kingdom (UK), from 2015 to 2017, by generation type. The total installed capacity across the network increased in 2017 to 32,389 megawatts.
Show more
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