EDF Energy Fuel Mix

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 2017 to March 2018. Our customers' electricity is sourced from our own UK power stations, the wholesale energy market and other independent power generators.  We are a major supporter of independent renewable generators.

 CoalGasNuclearRenewableOtherCO2 g/kWhRadioactive waste g/kWh
EDF Energy's fuel mix7.55%9.39%71.21%11.66%0.19% 1040.0050
Contribution to our carbon emissions66.60%32.20% 0.0%  0.0%1.20%  
UK average fuel mix7.64%41.24% 20.01% 29.04% 2.07% 2250.0014

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 2017 to March 2018. Our customers' electricity is sourced from our own UK power stations, the wholesale energy market and other independent power generators.  We are a major supporter of independent renewable generators. From 7th June 2019, all EDF Energy residential tariff’s electricity generated will be low carbon.

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)12.69%15.77%69.89%1.35%0.32%1750.0049

(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.