Press office

Press office

30.04.2015

The demand for electrical energy grew 0.3% in April

The demand for electrical energy on the Spanish peninsula in the month of April, after having factored in the seasonal and working patterns, grew 0.3% with respect to the same month last year. Gross demand for the month was 18,828 GWh, a value 0.3% higher than the figure for April 2014.

In the first four months of the year, after having factored in the seasonal and working patterns, consumption was up 1.2% on that of the same period last year. The gross demand for electrical energy in this period was 83,661 GWh, 1.9% higher than in the same period in 2014.

 

Production coming from wind power during this month reached 3,948 GWh, a value slightly higher to that of the same period last year, and represented 20.4% of the total production.

In the month of April, generation coming from renewable energy sources reached 41.3% of production.

63.9% of electricity generation during the month was obtained using technologies which produce zero CO2 emissions.

 

Generation mix in the month of April 2015

 

Generation mix January to April 2015

El Gabinete de Prensa de Red Eléctrica publica toda su información escrita y audiovisual en la cuenta de Twitter @RedElectricaREE.

También en Facebook en la cuenta RedElectricaREE.