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The UK )] TJ ET BT 61.016 470.516 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(has had one of the harshest winters for many years but our increasingly renewably based electricity system has coped )] TJ ET BT 61.016 459.527 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(very well. Wind overtakes nuclear increasingly often but this is the first quarter that it happened. In Q1 2018 wind )] TJ ET BT 61.016 448.538 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(produced 18.8% of all electricity. On the 17th March after dark wind produced almost half. In this period as you can )] TJ ET BT 61.016 437.549 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(imagine solar did not make much of a contribution. On March 1st wind managed up to 13.8GWh but solar only 200MW. )] TJ ET BT 61.016 426.560 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(Presumably since the solar panels were covered in snow. Demand rose with heating and was a three year record )] TJ ET BT 61.016 415.571 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(\(generally peak demand has been falling\). Prices have risen and the price of gas has soared meaning some coal use was )] TJ ET BT 61.016 404.582 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(economic. The fact that wind overtook nuclear was helped by the fact that 3 reactors were off line. Two more )] TJ ET BT 61.016 393.593 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(maintenance and one had a blockage due to seaweed! The direction of travel is clear though. Soon renewables will )] TJ ET BT 61.016 382.604 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(overtake nuclear permanently. As I write this solar is producing more power than nuclear. This is probably going to be )] TJ ET BT 61.016 371.615 Td /F4 9.0 Tf [(helped by accelerated closures due to cracked graphite control mechanisms. 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