Official Statistics of Finland

Energy supply and consumption

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Use of renewable energy at record level in 2016
08 Dec 2017
According to Statistics Finland, total consumption of energy in Finland amounted to 1.36 million terajoules (TJ) in 2016, which corresponded to a growth of four per cent compared with the previous year. The consumption of electricity totalled 85.2 terawatt hours (TWh), which was three per cent more than in the previous year. The use of renewable energy sources grew by two per cent, rising to a new record level. Renewables covered 34 per cent of total energy consumption and according to preliminary data, barely 39 per cent of end use. The consumption of fossil fuels also rose by seven per cent.

Next release:
20 Dec 2017

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: Energy supply and consumption data are updated
25 Mar 2013
Consumption of hard coal data (StatFin online service) are updated year 2000 to revised annual data with the new data source due.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Energy supply and consumption [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-7976. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.12.2017].
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