Production

In 2019, renewable energy sources have represented 56% of the electricity production mix in mainland Portugal.

 

Source: REN

December recorded very significant levels of renewable generation, with a renewable share of 77.2 %, through the electricity generation of 4 280 GWh.

 

Source: REN 

From January until June of 2019, renewable energy sources accounted for 27.2% of the overall electricity production of the Autonomous Region of Madeira.

 

Source: EEM

From January until June 2019, renewable energy sources accounted for 41,4% 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