Current emissions in France

62 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (0.5%)
Coal (0.1%)
Gas (9.1%)
Hydro (8.0%)
Nuclear (68.5%)
Oil (0.1%)
Solar (5.1%)
Waste (0.2%)
Wind (8.4%)
22% renewable
52.9 GWh total
Last updated at 2021-04-10 16:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current4460 MW2686 MW
In 1 hour4760 MW3887 MW
In 3 hours4204 MW2534 MW
In 6 hours3471 MW321 MW
In 9 hours3273 MW--- MW
Higher energy production than current, lower emissions
Lower energy production than current, higher emissions
Should I plug in?
Yes

Electricity emissions in France are low

9.3 g CO2eq/km
43 g full load
93 g per hour
2 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (279 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)

Quick stats about France

In 2020 the average emissions of France were 55 g CO2eq/kWh. 24% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the major source for energy being Nuclear (68.1%). Coal usage was 0.3%.

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Data source: Entsoe