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Current emissions in Germany

478 gCO2eq/kWh
Coal (5.6%)
Coal (Lignite) (36.0%)
Gas (13.2%)
Hydro Storage (0.3%)
Wind (30.4%)
Wind (Offshore) (14.5%)
45% renewable
25.9 GWh total
Last updated at 2024-07-24 03:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current11614 MW--- MW
In 1 hour12401 MW--- MW
In 3 hours12409 MW83 MW
In 6 hours12135 MW7732 MW
In 9 hours11776 MW27885 MW
Higher energy production than current, lower emissions
Lower energy production than current, higher emissions
Should I plug in?
Avoid if possible

Avoid plugging in if possible, emissions are high

71.7 g CO2eq/km
335 g full load
717 g per hour
14 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (2,151 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 Germany

In 2023 the average emissions of Germany were 354 g CO2eq/kWh. 59% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the main source for energy being Wind (30.8%). Coal usage was 26.0%.
Germany is one of the top countries in renewable energy production.

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Historical data for Germany

2023
354 g CO2eq/kWh
59% renewable
442.4 TWh total
2022
380 g CO2eq/kWh
48% renewable
494.2 TWh total
2021
355 g CO2eq/kWh
44% renewable
500.5 TWh total
2020
314 g CO2eq/kWh
49% renewable
492.5 TWh total
2019
348 g CO2eq/kWh
45% renewable
519.3 TWh total
2018
402 g CO2eq/kWh
40% renewable
541.6 TWh total

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Data source for energy production: Entsoe