Energy

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* preliminary data

Supply and total consumption of electricity, 2021*

Supply GWh %
Nuclear power 22 649 26,1
Hydro power 15 550 17,9
Wind power 8 133 9,4
Solar power 305 0,4
Net imports 17 768 20,5
Other heating power 22 370 25,8
Total 86 775 100
Total consumption GWh %
Industry and construction 37 706 43,5
Households and agriculture 24 535 28,3
Services and public consumption 21 906 25,2
Transmission and distribution losses 2 629 3,0
Total 86 775 100

* preliminary data

Household energy consumption, 2019

By use GWh %
Space heating 39 220 64,3
Heating of domestic water 10 082 16,5
Other electrical equipment 6 209 10,2
Heating of saunas 3 063 5,0
Lighting 1 512 2,5
Cooking 898 1,5
Total 60 984 100
By energy source GWh %
Electricity 22 041 36,1
District heat 16 982 27,8
Wood 13 154 21,6
Heat pump 5 811 9,5
Other 1) 60 984 4,9
Total 64 980 100

1) Peat, coal, natural gas, light and heavy fuel oil

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Last updated 20 May 2022