Current emissions in Ireland

414 gCO2eq/kWh
Coal (11.7%)
Gas (37.4%)
Hydro (2.5%)
Hydro Storage (0.2%)
Oil (16.8%)
Wind (31.4%)
34% renewable
2441 MWh total
Last updated at 2021-03-06 11:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current766 MW--- MW
In 1 hour818 MW--- MW
In 3 hours775 MW--- MW
In 6 hours706 MW--- MW
In 9 hours652 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

62.1 g CO2eq/km
290 g full load
621 g per hour
12 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (1,863 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 Ireland

In 2020 the average emissions of Ireland were 313 g CO2eq/kWh. 48% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the major source for energy being Wind (43.6%). Coal usage was 7.7%.

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Data source: Entsoe