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Current emissions in Belgium

86 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (0.7%)
Gas (9.1%)
Hydro (0.1%)
Nuclear (43.1%)
Other (5.0%)
Waste (1.5%)
Wind (20.0%)
Wind (Offshore) (20.5%)
41% renewable
9116 MWh total
Last updated at 2024-02-22 17:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current3697 MW--- MW
In 1 hour4068 MW--- MW
In 3 hours4116 MW--- MW
In 6 hours4108 MW--- MW
In 9 hours3900 MW--- MW
Higher energy production than current, lower emissions
Lower energy production than current, higher emissions
Should I plug in?
Yes

Electricity emissions in Belgium are low

12.9 g CO2eq/km
60 g full load
129 g per hour
3 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (387 g), equals 30km on an EV with a consumption of 15 kWh/100km

Washing machine

Complete wash is 0.7 kWh, calculated on full load at 40º on a A efficient equipment

Air conditioning

One hour of use is 1.5 kWh, calculated on a equipment A efficient of 9000BTU, temperature 22º

Laptop

One hour of use is 30 Wh, calculated on a laptop with moderate use (internet browsing, email, etc)

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Quick stats about Belgium

In 2023 the average emissions of Belgium were 107 g CO2eq/kWh. 34% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the main source for energy being Nuclear (45.0%).

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Historical data for Belgium

2023
107 g CO2eq/kWh
34% renewable
68.9 TWh total
2022
131 g CO2eq/kWh
25% renewable
80.1 TWh total
2021
127 g CO2eq/kWh
21% renewable
84.6 TWh total
2020
209 g CO2eq/kWh
23% renewable
82.8 TWh total
2019
198 g CO2eq/kWh
17% renewable
87.6 TWh total
2018
237 g CO2eq/kWh
20% renewable
70.8 TWh total

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Data source for energy production: Entsoe