Denmark sets record by sourcing nearly half its power from wind energy. Over 47 per cent of energy was generated by wind turbines in 2019. Almost half of Denmark’s electricity consumption was harnessed from wind energy in 2019, setting a new record. The country’s grid operator Energinet announced on Thursday that just over 47 per cent of energy was generated by wind turbines, up from 41 per cent in 2018. Power generated by wind turbines at sea increased to 18 per cent last year from 14 per cent in 2018, while onshore wind accounted for 29 per cent.
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