Current emissions in Germany

462 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (6.8%)
Coal (17.4%)
Coal (Lignite) (22.9%)
Gas (14.5%)
Hydro (1.4%)
Hydro Storage (0.4%)
Nuclear (11.7%)
Oil (0.4%)
Other (1.0%)
Solar (6.7%)
Waste (1.4%)
Wind (9.1%)
Wind (Offshore) (6.3%)
31% renewable
65.3 GWh total
Last updated at 2021-11-27 11:15 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current10059 MW4396 MW
In 1 hour8032 MW4239 MW
In 3 hours7152 MW2762 MW
In 6 hours6881 MW207 MW
In 9 hours6773 MW--- 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

69.3 g CO2eq/km
323 g full load
693 g per hour
14 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (2,079 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 Germany

In 2020 the average emissions of Germany were 314 g CO2eq/kWh. 49% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the major source for energy being Wind (25.8%). Coal usage was 23.7%.

Advertisement - Scroll for more content

Emissions in the previous 12 hours

23h
0h
1h
2h
3h
4h
5h
6h
7h
8h
9h
10h

Emissions in the previous months

2020
11
2020
12
2021
01
2021
02
2021
03
2021
04
2021
05
2021
06
2021
07
2021
08
2021
09
2021
10

Emissions in the previous years

2018
2019
2020
Data source: Entsoe