Renewables statistics

Renewable energy statistics collection covering the Digest of United Kingdom (DUKES), Energy Trends and regional data.

These documents include:

  • performance statistics on all relevant renewable energy sources in the UK, which are used to compile data in the Digest of United Kingdom (DUKES) energy statistics
  • data which tracks the progress of renewable projects from inception, through planning, construction, and operational phases

For renewable energy planning data, visit the Renewable Energy Planning Data collection page.

DUKES (annual data)

  1. Energy Trends: renewables

    • National Statistics

Energy Trends: articles

  1. Energy Trends: September 2017, special feature article - Renewable electricity in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the regions of England in 2016

    • National Statistics
  2. Energy Trends: September 2017, special feature article - Aggregated energy balances showing proportion of renewables in supply and demand

    • Research and analysis
  3. Energy Trends: June 2017, special feature article - Renewable energy in 2016

    • National Statistics
  4. Energy Trends: March 2016, special feature article - Summary results of the domestic wood use survey

    • Research and analysis
  5. Energy Trends: September 2015, special feature article - UK and EU trade of wood pellets

    • Official Statistics
  6. Energy Trends: September 2013, special feature articles - New Solar Photovoltaics deployment table

    • Official Statistics
  7. New Renewables Obligation Certificates (ROCs) table

    • Official Statistics

Regional statistics

  1. Regional Renewable Statistics

    • National Statistics


Published 26 September 2013
Last updated 29 September 2016 + show all updates
  1. Energy Trends September 2016 article added.
  2. Energy Trends June 2016 article added.
  3. Energy Trends September 2015 articles added.
  4. Energy Trends June 2015 article, Renewable energy in 2014 added.
  5. Regional renewable statistics for 2003-2013 has been added to the collection page.
  6. New documents added to the collection.
  7. Tables DUKES 6.7 has been revised since first publication in July 2013, in order to be consistent with the UK's submissions to EU on progress under the RED which included some data and methodology revisions.
  8. First published.