Wind, solar parks bring 25% of Spain’s 10-mo power



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October 30 (SeeNews) – Wind and solar power plants in Spain accounted for about 24.8% of the country’s power in the first 10 months of 2015, shows a report by grid operator Red Electrica de Espana (REE).

In October alone, wind farms reached a 19.9% share in the electricity mix. They generated 3,771 GWh, or 15.6% more than in the same month of 2014.

For the past month, 52.9% of Spain’s power was from zero-carbon plants, including 34.1% from renewable power stations. The table shows the share of different technologies in the mix.