Britain has overtaken Spain to become the second highest producer of wind generation in Europe right after Germany.
Investment in technology and system services can help TSOs operate the power grid in a stable, secure manner while boosting renewable generation for a greener future.
Today just before 6AM, Great Britain broke the record for the longest period of electricity generation without coal.
Interconnectors look set to play an increasingly dominant role in Britain’s power generation market following the closure of coal, nuclear and CCGT units.
The winter ahead (2019/20) should see market conditions that are similar to those seen in 2018/19, but with the market seeing increased levels of supply vs demand.
Volatile weather saw levels of wind generation across Europe hit record levels in February 2020.ind power amounted to an average output of 85.4GW – equivalent to over two hundred 400MW coal units of power generation.
France was Europe’s biggest exporter of power in the first eleven months of the year, while the Italy imported the largest volume of electricity.