7/2017: Monthly update for April 2017

Wind

  • In April 2017, the total wind production was 18% below estimates.
  • In particular, the production from Italy and Spain was considerably below expectations due to extremely poor wind conditions across Southern Europe. On the contrary, production from Germany (+2%) and especially from Denmark (+47%) and Poland (+28%) was higher than expected due to good wind conditions.
  • Net wind production year-to-date was lower than budget and lower than the same period last year.

 

Solar

  • In April 2017, the total solar production was 10% higher than estimated.
  • In particular, the average irradiation was higher than expected both in Italy and Spain raising the solar production by +11% and +9% respectively.
  • Net solar production year-to-date was higher than expected and the same period last year.

 

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