Posted by: transdomo | March 2, 2010

Electricity generated from renewable sources in Europe

% of gross electricity consumption

Electricity generated / Source: Eurostat

Electricity generated / Source: Eurostat

Short Description: This indicator is the ratio between the electricity produced from renewable energy sources and the gross national electricity consumption for a given calendar year. It measures the contribution of electricity produced from renewable energy sources to the national electricity consumption. Electricity produced from renewable energy sources comprises the electricity generation from hydro plants (excluding pumping), wind, solar, geothermal and electricity from biomass/wastes. Gross national electricity consumption comprises the total gross national electricity generation from all fuels (including autoproduction), plus electricity imports, minus exports.
Source: Eurostat


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