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Current emissions in France

42 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (1.6%)
Gas (4.0%)
Hydro (11.9%)
Nuclear (71.8%)
Oil (0.4%)
Waste (0.5%)
Wind (9.8%)
23% renewable
36.7 GWh total
Last updated at 2022-05-28 05:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current3601 MW--- MW
In 1 hour2786 MW516 MW
In 3 hours2531 MW2973 MW
In 6 hours2237 MW8049 MW
In 9 hours3065 MW10078 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

6.3 g CO2eq/km
29 g full load
63 g per hour
1 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (189 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 2021 the average emissions of France were 56 g CO2eq/kWh. 22% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the major source for energy being Nuclear (70.4%). Coal usage was 0.8%.

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Data source: Entsoe