This page presents data on electricity generation, fossil fuel consumption, and capacities of coal and gas power plants. Both per capita and total resource consumption data are provided which can be accessed using the toggle switch.
Electricity and Fossil Fuel Consumption by Countries
EU (27) figures are excluding Malta, since data for the country is not available.
Total Electricity Generated
1990 - 2019
The graph shows the total electricity generated by countries from 1990 till 2019 in Terawatt-hours (TWh). This includes the contribution from renewable energy sources including large hydro power plants.
RE + Hydro = On-grid Solar photovoltaic + Off-grid Solar photovoltaic + Concentrated solar power + Onshore wind energy + Offshore wind energy + Hydro (Renewable hydropower + Mixed Hydro Plants + Pumped storage)
+ Other Renewables
Note: EU (27) figures are excluding Malta, since data for the country is not available.
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Data ViewPer CapitaTotal Consumption
Per Capita Coal Consumption
1990 - 2019
The graph shows the average annual coal consumption per person from 1990 till 2019 in Gigajoules (GJ)