Current emissions in France

32 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (0.7%)
Coal (0.8%)
Gas (1.2%)
Hydro (8.5%)
Nuclear (80.2%)
Oil (0.3%)
Solar (1.4%)
Waste (0.4%)
Wind (6.5%)
17% renewable
45.1 GWh total
Last updated at 2021-09-19 09:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current2916 MW611 MW
In 1 hour2658 MW1060 MW
In 3 hours2454 MW3353 MW
In 6 hours2390 MW5386 MW
In 9 hours2363 MW4353 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

4.8 g CO2eq/km
22 g full load
48 g per hour
1 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (144 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