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Do you know that

  • In the first two months of the year, sales of electric vehicles registered 651 units (Anfac).
  • Hybrid vehicle registrations in February totaled 3,947 units, an increase of almost 89.4% over the same period last year (Anfac).
  • Wind power has been the technology that has contributed most to the Spanish electricity mix in February 2017 with 24.8% (REE).
  • You know that a battery takes over 1,000 years to disappear (Natural Environmental).
  • In February 2017, electricity generation from renewable energy sources accounted for 39% of production (REE).
  • Did you know that the energy that would be saved by recycling the plastic of a yogurt would be sufficient to keep a light bulb on for 1 hour (Twenergy).
  • Spanish landfills emit 11 million tons of CO2 annually (AEVERSU).
  • In January 2017, renewable energy produced 32.7% of the electricity demand in Spain. Wind power 20.1%, photovoltaic 1.8% and solar thermal 0.6% (REE).
  • In 2016, wind power covered 10.4% of European electricity demand (WindEurope).
  • During the year 2016 541km of electrical lines were put into service in the peninsular system, which places the total of the peninsular transport network at the end of the year in 40,647km of circuit (REE).
  • In the year 2016, 12,500 new wind turbines were installed in Europe, which means a total installed capacity of 153,100 MW (WindEurope).
  • 54.6% of electricity generation in January 2017 came from non-CO2-emitting technologies and 32.7% from renewable sources (REE).
  • Did you know that "stand-by" account for 2.2% of a household's total energy consumption (IDAE).
  • Renewable energies generated 40.8% of electricity in Spain in 2016, with wind being the second largest generation source behind nuclear power (REE).
  • The European continent installed 1,558 MW of offshore wind power in 2016 and generated a cumulative total power of 12,631 MW (WindEurope).
  • Spain is the European country most at risk of desertification is already reaching 20% of the territory (CSIC, Centre for Scientific Research).
  • On September 6th at 13:32 a maximum electricity consumption was recorded in Spain during 2016, with a total of 40,489 MW (REE).
  • The world shoot eight million tons of plastic each year to the sea (El País).
  • Did you know that the installed electrical power in Spain at the end of 2016 is 105,308 MW (REE).
  • You know that 1.300 million people in the world lack electricity supply (Pontifical University of Comillas).
  • Sales of electric vehicles grew by 51.5% in 2016 with a total of 4,746 vehicles registered (ANFAC).
  • Did you know that our houses consume one fifth of all the energy consumed in Spain and one fourth of the electricity (IDAE).
  • From January to November 2016, wind production reached 44,615 GWh, covering 19.9% of the needs of the Spanish people (REE).
  • The average temperature of the planet has risen to 1.31 ° C by the end of 2016 (NASA).
  • Sales of electric and hybrid vehicles in Spain in November 2016 increased by 51.4%, with a volume of 577 units sold (Anfac).
  • Wind power generated 3,863 GWh in November and covered 18.9% of Spanish electricity demand, ranking as the second system technology for this month (REE).
  • Did you know that in a Spanish home there are on average 22.8 light bulbs, of which 8.3 are incandescent, 7 are low consumption, 6.1 halogen, 1.3 fluorescent and 0.01 LED bulbs (IDAE).
  • Offshore wind farms help create a more diverse habitat and regenerate fish stocks (aee).
  • You know that the average annual electricity consumption in an average household in Spain is 3,250 kWh (Sotavento).
  • Currently, Spain has more than 160,000 thermal biomass installations in operation, which is about 7,275 MWt installed, and involves an annual emission saving 3,224,000 tons of CO2 (AEBIOM, European Biomass Association).