Production

In May 2020, renewable energy sources have represented 71,6% of the electricity production mix in mainland Portugal.

 

Source: REN

The five first months of the year registered a 71,6% renewable electricity generation incorporation, which corresponds to 14 387 GWh. 

 

Source: REN 

From January to December 2019, renewable energy sources accounted for 24.6% of the overall electricity production of the Autonomous Region of Madeira.

 

Source: EEM

From January until December 2019, renewable energy sources accounted for 38,3% of the overall electricity production of the Autonomous Region of Azores.

 

Source: EDA

The greater use of Portuguese endogenous and renewable resources for the production of electricity has altered the composition of the electricity production mix in Portugal and has, consecutively, played an increasingly important role in the satisfaction of consumption.

 

Source: REN