Colombia’s clear energy share rises to 86.3% in April

Could 12 (Renewables Now) – Colombia generated 86.27% of its electrical energy from clear and renewable power sources in April, nationwide grid operator XM Compania de Expertos en Mercados mentioned in its newest month-to-month report.

The marginally greater clear share in April in comparison with 85.1% in March got here as a mix of upper hydroelectric output because of the begin of the wet season and a lower in complete energy technology from one month to a different on account of the Holy Week celebrations, in accordance with XM’s report.

The nation’s energy manufacturing system as an entire generated 6,238.8 GWh of electrical energy in April, down by 0.33% month-on-month. Of this, renewables, together with massive hydro, generated 5,382.3 GWh, averaging some 179.41 GWh per day, which represented a rise of 1.05% in comparison with March.

Extra particulars on manufacturing from renewables are introduced within the desk under:

Expertise: Every day common in April (in GWh/day): month-on-month change: Share in April:
Bagasse biomass 1.83 -16.19% 1.02%
Biogas 0.01 30.34% 0.01%
HPPs with reservoir 153.38 2.02% 85.50%
Wind 0.13 -26.64% 0.07%
Run-of-river hydro 22.96 -3.11% 12.80%
Photo voltaic PV 1.09 -3.23% 0.61%

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