The UK has been using coal for the past 34 days to meet its energy needs as gas prices have risen by about 85%.
The Bloomberg News Agency also noted that the use of low-demand coal in the summer was unusual.
Fuel consumption is set to decline as Britain gradually exits by 2024. Electricity de France will be the only coal-fired plant in the UK after closing its last coal-fired plant in the country by the end of September next year.
France’s electricity closes last coal plant in the UK after 56 years.
A spokesman for Britain’s National Grid PLC said in an email to Bloomberg News that unusually low wind power generation in July had led to a trend of fossil fuels, including coal. Year.
He pointed out that the air composition was 11% compared to more than 20% in July last year.
The average amount of coal in the electricity mix was 2.1 percent from June 25 to July 28 this year, compared to an average of 1.6 percent by 2020 at the national level.
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