Contribution of wind power to the energy mix in Great Britain (GB) from 1st quarter 2012 to 1st quarter 2018
(in terawatt-hours)
Wind power contribution to the energy mix in Great Britain (GB) 2012-2018
This statistic shows the contribution of wind power to the energy mix in Great Britain (GB) from the first quarter of 2012 to the first quarter of 2018, in terawatt hours. It shows that electricity production from wind power and solar increased significantly over this period, from 5.22 terawatt hours in the first quarter of 2012 to 19.2 terawatt hours in the first quarter of 2018.
Contribution of wind power to the energy mix in Great Britain (GB) from 1st quarter 2012 to 1st quarter 2018
(in terawatt-hours)
Electricity generation in terawatt hours
Q1 2012 5.22
Q2 2012 4.29
Q3 2012 4.98
Q4 2012 6.54
Q1 2013 7.04
Q2 2013 7.19
Q3 2013 5.54
Q4 2013 10.65
Q1 2014 11.55
Q2 2014 6.58
Q3 2014 6.7
Q4 2014 11.24
Q1 2015 12.8
Q2 2015 11.45
Q3 2015 9.89
Q4 2015 13.66
Q1 201613.02
Q2 201611.13
Q3 201611.96
Q4 201611.67
Q1 201714.41
Q2 201713.99
Q3 201713.42
Q4 201718.33
Q1 201819.2
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Sources

Release date

July 2018

Region

United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

Q1 2012 to Q1 2018

Supplementary notes

This includes onshore and offshore wind energy, as well as solar energy.

Positive values represent supplies to the GB system. This includes electricity produced by GB power stations and imports via interconnectors. Negative values represent supplies from the GB system (excluding end consumer demand). This includes power demanded by GB power stations and exports via interconnectors.

Wind power contribution to the energy mix in Great Britain (GB) 2012-2018
This statistic shows the contribution of wind power to the energy mix in Great Britain (GB) from the first quarter of 2012 to the first quarter of 2018, in terawatt hours. It shows that electricity production from wind power and solar increased significantly over this period, from 5.22 terawatt hours in the first quarter of 2012 to 19.2 terawatt hours in the first quarter of 2018.
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