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UK coal and gas generation fell to 50% from 75% only five years ago

We love the headline of this piece in todays Times setting out just how much of the country’s electricity is now produced by renewable energy. Coal and gas generation fell to 50% from 75% only five years ago. This transformation in the UK’s energy mix is great news for our long term economic well being; all the energy produced by renewable means require no imports of oil, coal or gas. Once the capital is deployed, the generation just keeps on coming. Great news.

Read about this at The Times.

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