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Europe Daily Bulletin No. 12634

13 January 2021
Contents Publication in full By article 30 / 36
NEWS BRIEFS / Energy
Renewable energy provided 34% of electricity consumed in EU in 2019, according to Eurostat
12/01/2021 (Agence Europe)

12/01/2021 (Agence Europe)In 2019, renewable energy sources accounted for 34% of gross electricity consumption (including electricity consumption by power plant auxiliaries and transformers) in the EU, up 2% on 2018, according to figures published on 8 January by Eurostat. According to the EU’s statistical office, wind and hydropower technologies provided a large share (35% each) of this electricity, while the rest came from solar energy (13%) - the fastest growing - solid biofuels...

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EU RESPONSE TO COVID-19
INSTITUTIONAL
SECTORAL POLICIES
EXTERNAL ACTION
ECONOMY - FINANCE - BUSINESS
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