Current emissions in Germany

284 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (11.6%)
Coal (4.0%)
Coal (Lignite) (16.1%)
Gas (9.0%)
Geothermal (0.1%)
Hydro (5.2%)
Hydro Storage (5.0%)
Nuclear (15.6%)
Other (1.3%)
Solar (18.4%)
Waste (2.0%)
Wind (10.0%)
Wind (Offshore) (1.7%)
52% renewable
42.9 GWh total
Last updated at 2021-05-15 08:15 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current5015 MW7889 MW
In 1 hour5478 MW15849 MW
In 3 hours6113 MW19782 MW
In 6 hours8235 MW18970 MW
In 9 hours9239 MW10757 MW
Higher energy production than current, lower emissions
Lower energy production than current, higher emissions
Should I plug in?
Yes

Electricity emissions in Germany are below last years average

42.6 g CO2eq/km
199 g full load
426 g per hour
9 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (1,278 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%.

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Data source: Entsoe