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30.11.2016

The demand for electrical energy grew 3.6% in November

The demand for electrical energy on the Spanish peninsula in the month of November is estimated at 20,584 GWh, a value 3.6% above that registered in the same month last year. After factoring in the seasonal and working patterns, electrical energy demand on the Spanish peninsula grew 0.8% compared to November 2015.

In the eleven months of this year, demand for electrical energy on the Spanish peninsula is estimated at 228,338 GWh, a value 0.4% higher than in the same period in 2015. After having factored in the seasonal and working patterns, demand for electrical energy has not varied with regard to that registered in the same period last year.

Generation coming from wind power reached 3,864 GWh in November, a value 4.4% greater than in the same month last year, and represented 18.9% of total production.

In the month of November, using provisional data available at 30 November, generation coming from renewable energy sources represented 30.3% of production

48.8% of electricity generation during the month was obtained using technologies which produce zero CO2 emissions.

 

Generation mix in the month of November 2016

Generation mix January to November 2016

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