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Current emissions in Denmark

118 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (11.1%)
Coal (3.3%)
Gas (3.0%)
Oil (0.6%)
Solar (70.4%)
Waste (2.5%)
Wind (3.3%)
Wind (Offshore) (5.8%)
91% renewable
2693 MWh total
Last updated at 2024-05-19 10:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current242 MW1895 MW
In 1 hour862 MW1857 MW
In 3 hours1023 MW1476 MW
In 6 hours1295 MW1324 MW
In 9 hours1223 MW537 MW
Higher energy production than current, lower emissions
Lower energy production than current, higher emissions
Should I plug in?
Yes

Electricity emissions in Denmark are low

17.7 g CO2eq/km
83 g full load
177 g per hour
4 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (531 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 Denmark

In 2023 the average emissions of Denmark were 185 g CO2eq/kWh. 81% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the main source for energy being Wind (58.7%). Coal usage was 9.9%.

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Historical data for Denmark

2023
185 g CO2eq/kWh
81% renewable
32.6 TWh total
2022
219 g CO2eq/kWh
74% renewable
34.0 TWh total
2021
260 g CO2eq/kWh
69% renewable
32.5 TWh total
2020
212 g CO2eq/kWh
74% renewable
27.9 TWh total
2019
216 g CO2eq/kWh
73% renewable
28.7 TWh total
2018
281 g CO2eq/kWh
65% renewable
29.5 TWh total

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Data source for energy production: Entsoe