Spanish power generation declined to 19.1TWh in September, down 6% m-o-m and down 4.5% y-o-y. Coal-fired generation declined to 2.8TWh, down 5~% m-o-m and down 34.2% y-o-y. Gas-fired generation totalled 3.3TWh, down 7.2% m-o-m but still was 51.3% higher y-o-y.
Nuclear generation declined to 4.7TWh, down 6.9% m-o-m and down5.6% y-o-y.
Hydro generation totalled 1.2TWh, up 5.7% m-o-m but still was 29.4% lower y-o-y. Generation from other renewables declined to 7TWh, down 3.3% m-o-m but still was 3.5% higher y-o-y. This includes wind generation, which totalled 2.8TWh, down 14.7% m-o-m but still was 4.3% higher y-o-y. Solar generation totalled 0.7TWh, down 9.2% m-o-m but still was 3.6% higher y-o-y. Generation from biomass and wind totalled 3.2TWh, up 1.1% m-o-m but still were 5.4% lower y-o-y.
Spanish net generation declined to 183.9TWh over the first 9 months of the year, down 1.5% y-o-y. Coal-fired generation increased to 29.9TWh, up 40.5% y-o-y; while gas-fired generation increased to 22.4TWh, up 45.3% y-o-y.
Nuclear generation declined to 42.7TWh, down 0.5% y-o-y.
Spanish hydro generation declined to 16.6TWh over the Jan.-Sept. period, down 50.2% y-o-y. Generation from other renewables decreased to 70.2TWh, down 3% y-o-y. Wind generation decreased to 34.4TWh, down 10.9% y-o-y. On the other hand, power output from solar and biomass increased to 6.3TWh and 29.5TWh respectively, up 1.3% and 8.7% y-o-y.