September 18 (Renewables Now) - Non-conventional renewables generated 237 GWh of Peru’s power in August, with their share in the country’s total production declining to 5% from last month’s 5.6%, according to the preliminary report published by the Peruvian energy ministry.
Compared to August 2018, production from wind, solar, bagasse and biogas went up by 3%.
Total electricity production in the national territory rose by 4.3% year-on-year to 4,710 GWh.
The table below shows preliminary estimates of Peru’s power mix in August:
|Source:||Aug 2019||Jan-Aug 2019|
|GWh||y/y change||GWh||y/y change|
|Cogeneration with steam||0.38||-7%||3.03||20%|