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United Kingdom: 55.9% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 59

55.9% of the electricity in United Kingdom is generated from low-carbon energy sources. This is based on data compiled by {{ source }} for the year {{ YEARS.getYear() }}. The primary low-carbon power source is Wind. Average emissions from electricity in United Kingdom is 225.8 to 233.4 gCO2eq / kWh. This has been calculated using estimates from the Technology-specific Cost and Performance Parameters report from the IPCC.

Significant changes of low-carbon power in United Kingdom

Years Change Main cause
2008 → 2020 19.3 → 55.9% Decrease of Total

Low-carbon power in United Kingdom compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in United Kingdom

Power sources in United Kingdom

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