Official Statistics of Finland

Energy supply and consumption

Producer: Statistics Finland

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Use of renewable energy continued growing in 2017
11 Dec 2018
According to Statistics Finland, total consumption of energy in Finland amounted to 1.35 million terajoules (TJ) in 2017, which corresponded to a fall of one cent compared with the previous year. The consumption of electricity totalled 85 terawatt hours (TWh), which was on level with the year before. Renewable energy sources covered 37 per cent of total energy consumption and according to preliminary data, over 40 per cent of final use. Their use grew by six per cent, rising to a new record level. The consumption of fossil fuels and peat declined by six per cent.

Next release:
20 Dec 2018

Description: The statistics present information about total consumption of energy, electricity production and total consumption and imports and exports of energy
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Keywords: district heat, electricity, electricity production, emissions, energy, energy consumption, energy sources, exports, fuels, hard coal, hydro power, imports, natural gas, nuclear energy, oil, peat, renewable energy sources, wood fuels.
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Change: Changes in statistics compilation on stock data
28 Sep 2018
Data on stocks of energy peat were excluded from the statistics starting from April 2018.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Energy supply and consumption [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-7976. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2018].
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