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Current emissions in Spain

57 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (1.2%)
Coal (0.6%)
Gas (5.1%)
Hydro (4.8%)
Hydro Storage (0.3%)
Nuclear (19.1%)
Other (0.2%)
Solar (48.4%)
Waste (0.6%)
Wind (19.7%)
74% renewable
36.4 GWh total
Last updated at 2024-06-17 18:00 (Local time)

Wind and Solar forecast

Current7172 MW17636 MW
In 1 hour9365 MW14362 MW
In 3 hours9013 MW7035 MW
In 6 hours7412 MW879 MW
In 9 hours5759 MW547 MW
Higher energy production than current, lower emissions
Lower energy production than current, higher emissions
Should I plug in?
Yes

Electricity emissions in Spain are low

8.6 g CO2eq/km
40 g full load
86 g per hour
2 g per hour
How are these values calculated?
Electric vehicle

Value calculated for a charge of 4.5 kWh (257 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)

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Quick stats about Spain

In 2023 the average emissions of Spain were 131 g CO2eq/kWh. 54% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the main source for energy being Wind (24.2%). Coal usage was 1.6%.
Spain is one of the top countries in renewable energy production.

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Historical data for Spain

2023
131 g CO2eq/kWh
54% renewable
250.7 TWh total
2022
195 g CO2eq/kWh
45% renewable
258.7 TWh total
2021
170 g CO2eq/kWh
49% renewable
247.1 TWh total
2020
175 g CO2eq/kWh
47% renewable
238.7 TWh total
2019
219 g CO2eq/kWh
39% renewable
246.3 TWh total
2018
252 g CO2eq/kWh
41% renewable
246.1 TWh total

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Data source for energy production: Entsoe