According to environmental groups, May recorded an “extraordinary month” for renewable energy. With the weather being above average, the glorious sunshine that we had provided homes with solar panels enough electricity and hot water.
“Thanks to a super sunny month, solar was on sizzling form and could have met more than 100% of household electricity demands in towns and cities across Scotland.”
Alongside solar power, wind power output was also at a record high compared to May 2016.
“the data showed that wind generated enough output to supply 100% of more of Scottish homes on 11 of the 31 days in May.”
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