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Current emissions in United Kingdom

Live data currently unavailable. Data from 2024-02-07 09:00
351 gCO2eq/kWh
Biomass (10.5%)
Coal (4.1%)
Gas (64.6%)
Hydro (3.1%)
Hydro Storage (1.4%)
Nuclear (12.6%)
Other (1.1%)
Solar (0.5%)
Wind (1.9%)
Wind (Offshore) (0.2%)
18% renewable
30.1 GWh total
Last updated at 2024-02-07 09:00 (Local time)

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Quick stats about United Kingdom

In 2023 the average emissions of United Kingdom were 217 g CO2eq/kWh. 39% of energy was produced from renewable sources, with the main source for energy being Gas (41.2%). Coal usage was 1.2%.

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Historical data for United Kingdom

2023
217 g CO2eq/kWh
39% renewable
202.4 TWh total
2022
255 g CO2eq/kWh
36% renewable
248.8 TWh total
2021
263 g CO2eq/kWh
35% renewable
241.3 TWh total
2020
240 g CO2eq/kWh
38% renewable
236.8 TWh total
2019
264 g CO2eq/kWh
31% renewable
252.0 TWh total
2018
279 g CO2eq/kWh
28% renewable
266.6 TWh total

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Data sources for energy production: Entsoe, BMRS