Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles (Ser. W)

English, French
Frequency
Annual
ISSN: 
2412-1037 (online)
DOI: 
10.18356/2619c3b8-en-fr
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This series is a source of overall consumption statistics of energy commodities in all sectors and provides detailed information on production, trade and consumption of electricity, net installed capacity and thermal power plant input and efficiency for selected countries. It provides energy balances for a specific number of developing countries, showing production, trade, conversion and consumption in energy units for all energy products. It also contains electricity profiles for a specific number of countries, providing detailed information on production, trade and consumption of electricity, net installed capacity and thermal power plant input for selected developing and developed countries.

 
2014 Electricity Profiles

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DESA
14 Feb 2017
Pages:
241
ISBN:
9789210600804 (PDF)
DOI: 
10.18356/64aa870f-en

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The 2014 Electricity Profiles publication provides an overall picture of the electricity sector of over 200 countries and areas on an internationally comparable basis, for the years 2009-2014. It displays detailed information on production, trade and consumption of electricity, on net installed capacity and thermal power plant inputs and efficiency relevant to each of these countries and areas. This is the third issue of Electricity Profiles as a stand-alone publication, replacing the previous series of Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles.

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  • Introduction

    The Electricity Profiles 2014 provides detailed information on production, trade and consumption of electricity, on net installed capacity and thermal power plant inputs and efficiency for 228 countries and areas on an internationally comparable basis, for the years 2009-2014. It is published by the United Nations Statistics Division with the aim of providing an overall picture of the electricity sector of such countries and areas.

  • Concepts and definitions

    The electricity profiles intend to provide an overall picture of the electricity sector in countries and areas on a comparable basis. As such, a simplified approach is taken, where for production and capacity the three main electricity sources (or production processes) are singled out; namely, combustible fuels, hydro and nuclear; while the remaining electricity production processes (mostly renewable) are aggregated in the category Other. Detailed information on each source for the same countries and areas is available from the United Nations Energy Statistics Database.

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