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Every year we must publish details of the fuel sources that have been used to generate the electricity we supply to our customers. The information in the table below covers our supply licence for EDF Energy Customers Ltd for the period from April 2018 to March 2019. Our customers' electricity is sourced from our own UK power stations, the wholesale energy market and other independent power generators.  We are a major 亚博电竞lpl直播er of independent renewable generators.

 CoalGasNuclearRenewableOtherCO2 g/kWhRadioactive waste g/kWh
EDF Energy's fuel mix5.20%10.84%72.07%11.73%0.16% 870.0050
Contribution to our carbon emissions55.00%43.50% 0.0%  0.0%1.50%  
UK average fuel mix5.20%41.40% 18.70% 32.80% 1.90% 2080.0013

亚博电竞lpl直播The figures for the UK average fuel mix are provided by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). Depending on the tariff you are on, the fuel source and the carbon emissions associated with the generation of your electricity may vary.

Product Table

EDF Energy's fuel mix per tariff or productCoalGas NuclearRenewableOtherCO2 g/kWhRadioactive waste g/kWh
Low-carbon (1)0.0%0.0%100.0%0.0%0.0%00.0070
Renewable (2)0.0%0.0%0.0%100.0%0.0%00.0000
All other (3)9.15%19.07%71.50%0.0%0.28%1530.0050

(1) Low-carbon tariffs and products – includes residential tariffs sold since 7th June 2019, Blue+ tariffs and Blue for Business.
(2) All renewable tariffs and products (includes EV tariff)
(3) All other tariffs and products - tariffs not referred to as Low-carbon or Renewable.

The low-carbon electricity that we buy for Residential, Blue or Renewable tariffs and products is supplied into the National Grid. Customers receive that electricity through the National Grid, not directly from low-carbon generators.

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