Demand for electrical energy increases 7.1% in June

The demand for electrical energy on the Spanish peninsula in the month of June is estimated at 21,681 GWh, a value 7.1% higher than that registered in the same month last year. After factoring in the seasonal and working patterns, electrical energy demand on the Spanish peninsula has increased by 4.3% compared to June 2016.

In the first half of the year, the demand for electricity on the Spanish Peninsula is estimated at 124,922 GWh, a value 1% higher than in the same period in 2016. After factoring in the seasonal and working patterns, demand for electricity increased 1.4% compared to that registered the previous year.

Generation coming from wind power reached 3,160 GWh in June, a value 2.1% lower than the same month last year, and represented 15.2% of total production.

In the month of June, using data available as at 30 June, it is estimated that 32.4% of total production came from renewable energy sources.

51.7% of electricity generation during the month was obtained using technologies which produce zero CO2 emissions.


Generation mix in the month of June 2017

Generation mix January to June 2017

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