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Renewable Energy Product (2022/2023)

For customers on UGPs renewable energy product, the renewable product mix for the period 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2023 was:

  • 86.4% wind
  • 13.6% Hydro

UGP pledges to only source from Wind, Hydro & Solar sources so that renewable contracts are not backed by biomass or landfill.

Customers who are contracted on a Renewable Power Fixed Term Contract, are supplied with 100% REGO backed renewable electricity.

Fuel Mix Disclosure (2022/2023)

In accordance with The Electricity (Fuel Mix Disclosure) Regulations 2005, we are obliged to publish details of the mix of fuels used to generate the electricity supplied our standard mix of fuels used in supplying electricity under our Licence for the period 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2023.

Fuel/Technology UGP Fuel Mix UK Fuel Mix
Coal 4.5% 3.4%
Natural Gas 51.9% 39.3%
Nuclear 18.4% 13.9%
Renewable 21.8% 40.8%
Other 3.4% 2.6%
Total 100% 100%