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Current emissions in Ireland

502 gCO2eq/kWh
Coal (9.9%)
Gas (82.5%)
Oil (2.0%)
Wind (5.6%)
6% renewable
1871 MWh total
Last updated at 2022-05-28 05:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current105 MW--- MW
In 1 hour235 MW--- MW
In 3 hours236 MW--- MW
In 6 hours132 MW--- MW
In 9 hours78 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

75.3 g CO2eq/km
351 g full load
753 g per hour
15 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (2,259 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