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September 16 (Renewables Now) - Peru produced 308 GWh of power from its non-conventional renewables -- solar, wind and bioenergy -- in August, up by some 6% year-on-year, according to the latest estimates released by the Peruvian energy ministry.
The share of renewables in the total power production was 6.4%, remaining at the same level as in August 2020.
The renewables share still increased from 5.4% estimated in July, when non-hydro clean power plants generated some 259 GWh.
The ministry's estimates for August 2021 are presented in the table below:
|Technology:||August 2021||January - August 2021|
|GWh||Y/Y change:||GWh||Y/Y change:|
|Cogeneration with steam||0.25||10%||1.81||-0.6%|