Introductory Guide to UK Power Consumption

The BBC has created an interactive page examining the UK electricity supply and demand. The page looks at where we currently generate our power and where we could potentially face a shortfall. A variety of solutions are proposed and the page acts as a good introductory guide to pros and cons of each choice.

Electricity measured in GW. Usage typical of a UK weekday in winter. Data sources: National Grid and OFGEM.

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