Official Statistics of Finland

Production of electricity and heat

Producer: Statistics Finland
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Latest release:
Renewable energy sources produced 45 per cent of electricity and 57 per cent of heat
02 Nov 2017
The production of electricity in Finland amounted to 66.2 TWh in 2016. The production remained on level with the previous year. The amount of electricity produced with renewable energy sources also remained on level with last year, being 29.6 TWh, which is 45 per cent of total electricity production. The production of district heat grew by 10 per cent and that of industrial heat by two per cent. The use of fossil fuels grew in the production of electricity and heat, 32 per cent more hard coal was used in the production of electricity and heat than in the year before. The use of peat fell by three per cent. These data derive from the statistics on the production of electricity and heat compiled by Statistics Finland.

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Description: 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: 17.11.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/salatuo/index_en.html

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