Production of electricity and heat
Volume of electricity produced with renewable energy sources at record level
02 Nov 2016
The production of electricity in Finland amounted to 66.2 TWh in 2015. The production grew by one per cent from the previous year. The amount of electricity produced with renewable energy sources was bigger than ever, 29.5 TWh which is 45 per cent of total electricity production. Production of district heat and industrial heat decreased slightly. The use of fossil fuels diminished, as 29 per cent less hard coal and 15 per cent less natural gas was used than in 2014. The use of peat fell by five per cent. These data derive from the statistics on the production of electricity and heat compiled by Statistics Finland.
2 Nov 2017
||The statistics describe the production of electricity and heat and fuels consumed on production in Finland.
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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF):
Production of electricity and heat [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-5099. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2016].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/salatuo/index_en.html