Official Statistics of Finland

Energy supply and consumption

Producer: Statistics Finland

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Renewable energy surpassed fossil fuels and peat in total energy consumption in 2020
16 Apr 2021
According to Statistics Finland's preliminary data, total consumption of energy in 2020 amounted to 1.28 million terajoules (TJ), which corresponded to a drop of six per cent compared with the previous year. The volume of energy produced by incineration decreased clearly. By contrast, renewable production of hydro, wind and solar power increased. Carbon dioxide emissions from the energy use of fuels decreased by 10 per cent. Total electricity consumption fell to its lowest in 20 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: 17.6.2021].
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