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Fossil Fuels

Energy and Climate Change written question – answered on 12th May 2011.

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Photo of James Wharton James Wharton Conservative, Stockton South

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what proportion of UK energy was generated from fossil fuels in each year since 2008.

Photo of Charles Hendry Charles Hendry The Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change

The percentage of UK electricity generated from fossil fuels in each year since 2008 is shown in the following table:

2008 79.7
2009 73.7
2010(1) 76.0
(1 )Provisional

Does this answer the above question?

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No0 people think not

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