May 31 (SeeNews) - Renewable energy sources accounted for 52.2% of Spain’s power generation in the five months to May 31, according to a report by grid operator Red Electrica de Espana (REE).
In May alone, renewables reached a 55.1% share. Wind was responsible for 20.6%, generating 3,939 GW in total, or 17.9% less than a year earlier.
|Share (in %)||5-mo 2016||May 2016|
|Combined-cycle natural gas||7||7.5|
Peninsular Spain’s total demand in the five months stood at 103,355 GW, unchanged from a year ago. May demand was 19,634 GWh.