The San Fernando solar farm. Image source: AES Andes (www.aesandes.com)
November 14 (Renewables Now) - Renewables and clean power plants produced 89.67% of Colombia’s electricity in October, national grid operator XM Compania de Expertos en Mercados said.
This was an increase compared to the share of 87.22% that non-conventional renewables and large hydro power plants (HPPs) combined reached in September.
All power plants in the national grid system (SIN) generated 6,632.82 GWh in October, up by some 3.3% month-on-month. Renewables and large HPPs together produced around 191.86 GWh per day on average, up by 2.77% compared to September.
More details on Colombia’s clean power share in October can be found in the table below:
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