Fuel Mix Disclosure

Annual fuel mix disclosure statement

The table below shows the fuel mix for electricity supplied by Drax (formerly Haven Power) during the 12 months ending 31 March 2021. The table also shows the contribution of each energy source to the total amount of electricity supplied by Drax Ltd.

Fuel Mix 2021

Source of electricity percentage and fuel mix disclosure for all contracts that we supply.

Fuel Overall Renewable Products Average for all UK Suppliers
Renewables 100% 100% 40%
Natural Gas 0% 0% 38%
Nuclear 0% 0% 16%
Coal 0% 0% 3%
Other Fuels 0% 0% 3%

The environmental impact for our overall fuel mix is 0g CO2/kWh plus 0.00000g high level radioactive waste/kWh.

The below table and diagram show the breakdown of the renewable sources we use in our electricity mix:

Technology Group % of Mix
Wind 57%
Bioenergy 25.3%
Photovoltaic 13.9%
Hydropower 3.8%
Total 100%
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Fuel Mix graphic 2021

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Drax Biomass

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Have confidence in our electricity supply

We source our renewable electricity from a variety of generators through power purchase agreements. A proportion of the electricity we supply comes from Drax Power Station. This renewable electricity also supports healthy, sustainably managed, working forests that help to fight climate change.

Sourcing sustainable biomass

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Sourcing sustainable biomass

We source biomass from established, responsibly-managed working forests in the USA, Canada and the European Union. Sustainable biomass, in the form of compressed wood pellets, plays a vital role in our departure from coal and towards an affordable, lower carbon, flexible energy future.