Portugal runs on renewable energy alone for almost three days

in News · 15-03-2018 14:01:00 · 0 Comments

Portugal ran on renewable energy alone for 69 consecutive hours.

According to grid operator REN, most of the energy was generated from wind turbines, setting a renewable energy record between last Friday and this Monday. Green energy currently supplies just over half of Portugal’s annual electricity needs, saving the country around 750 million euros in fossil fuel imports.


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