Official Statistics of Finland

Energy supply and consumption

Producer: Statistics Finland
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Total energy consumption decreased and consumption of renewable energy grew by one per cent in 2019
21 Dec 2020
According to Statistics Finland, total consumption of energy in Finland amounted to 1.36 million terajoules (TJ) in 2019, which corresponded to a fall of one per cent compared with the previous year. The consumption of electricity totalled 86.1 terawatt hours (TWh), which was two per cent less than in the previous year. The consumption of fossil fuels and peat decreased in total by seven per cent. The consumption of coal and peat decreased most, by 20 and 8 per cent. Carbon dioxide emissions from the use of fuels diminished correspondingly by seven per cent. The use of renewable energy grew by one per cent remaining at a record high level just like in previous years.

Description: The statistics present information about total consumption of energy, electricity production and total consumption and imports and exports of energy
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Keywords: district heat, electricity, electricity production, emissions, energy, energy consumption, energy sources, exports, fuels, hard coal, hydro power, imports, natural gas, nuclear energy, oil, peat, renewable energy sources, wood fuels.
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Change: Changes in statistics compilation on stock data
28 Sep 2018
Data on stocks of energy peat were excluded from the statistics starting from April 2018.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Energy supply and consumption [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-7976. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.1.2021].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ehk/index_en.html