The demand for electrical energy on the Spanish peninsula in the month of July, after having factored in the seasonal and working patterns, fell 3.2% with respect to the same month last year. Gross demand was 21,652 GWh, a value similar to that in the same period in 2012.
In the seven months of the year, and after having factored in the seasonal and working patterns, consumption was 2.7% less than over the same period last year. The demand for electrical energy in this period stood at 144,622 GWh, 3.2% less than the same period in 2012.
Blue line: % gross demand.
Red line: % demand.
Production coming from wind power in July reached 2,905 GWh, 2.5% less than the same period last year, and represented 12.7% of the total production.
In the month of July, generation from renewable energy sources represented 33.9% of production.
54.4% of electricity generation during the month was obtained using technologies which produce zero CO2 emissions.
Generation mix in the month of July 2013
Generation mix from January to July 2013