July 22 (Renewables Now) - Non-conventional renewables produced 239 GWh of Peru’s electricity in June, accounting for 5.2% of the national power production, according to provisional data published by the Peruvian energy ministry.
In year-on-year terms, the production from wind, solar, bagasse and biogas increased by 14.9%.
The overall electricity production reached 4,616 GWh, up 3.8% year-on-year, in the national territory.
Details on Peru’s power production during June and the first half of 2019 can be seen below:
|Source:||June 2019||H1 2019|
|GWh||y/y change in %||GWh||y/y change in %|
|Cogeneration with steam||0.36||142||2.27||23|