Current emissions in Ireland

569 gCO2eq/kWh
Coal (16.7%)
Gas (38.0%)
Hydro Storage (1.0%)
Oil (31.4%)
Wind (12.9%)
14% renewable
1484 MWh total
Last updated at 2021-07-24 15:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current191 MW--- MW
In 1 hour488 MW--- MW
In 3 hours524 MW--- MW
In 6 hours523 MW--- MW
In 9 hours386 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

85.4 g CO2eq/km
398 g full load
854 g per hour
17 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (2,561 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