Renewables produce 77% of Colombia’s power in October

Colombia produced 77.4% of its electricity from renewable energy sources, including large hydro-power plants (HPPs), in October, Colombian grid operator XM Compania de Expertos en Mercados said. The overall share of renewable power in the total production declined slightly from 77.6% in September, while clean energy plants increased their output by just 0.81% month-on-month to 152.99 GWh per day on average. Fossil fuel-based generation rose by 2.17% on the month, averaging 44.7 GWh per day in October.

Source: Renewables now