UK Electricity Production

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Records

Renewables

Wind

12,117 MW, 30.6% of total generation, at Nov. 28, 2018, 11:25 a.m. GMT

Wind Speed

34.7 mph (15.49 m/s) at Greater Gabbard Wind Farm on Dec. 8, 2018 GMT

Solar

9,050 MW, 24.0% of total generation, at June 27, 2018, 12:40 p.m. GMT

Hydroelectric

1,050 MW, 2.9% of total generation, Oct. 15, 2018, 6:55 a.m. GMT

Fossil Fuels

Coal

11,343 MW, 22.7% of total generation, March 1, 2018, 6:35 p.m. GMT