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Electricity generated from renewable sources

This indicator is the ratio between the electricity produced from renewable energy sources and the gross national electricity consumption for a given calendar year. It measures the contribution of electricity produced from renewable energy sources to the national electricity consumption. Electricity produced from renewable energy sources comprises the electricity generation from hydro plants (excluding pumping), wind, solar, geothermal and electricity from biomass/wastes. Gross national electricity consumption comprises the total gross national electricity generation from all fuels (including autoproduction), plus electricity imports, minus exports.
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Code : TSDCC330
Last update : 14.04.2014
Oldest data : 2004
Most recent data : 2012
Number of values : 270
Theme(s) : Environment and energy
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Last update 18.04.2014