Winds of change drove series of energy records in Europe throughout 2020

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Wind farms delivered their highest ever contribution to Europe's power mix as conventional coal and gas energy fell to a record low in Britain, according to new analysis from EnnAppSys

The winds of change blew across Europe through 2020 as wind farms delivered their highest ever contribution to the continent's power mix, providing 15 per cent of total generation, new figures from power...

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