🇩🇿 Electricity Generation of Algeria

The electricity generated in Algeria has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2021, electricity generation in Algeria reach 77.54 TWh. Whereof 97.11% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Gas.

  • In 2021, the electricity generation in Algeria increased by 6.6%
  • In total, Algeria generated 77.54 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2021.
  • Electricity generation in Algeria grew with 4.8 TWh in 2021, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 224.57% in Algeria
  • In 2021, Algeria produced 0.27876172846652% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Algeria (2000-2021)

Between the year 2000 and 2021, Algeria's electricity generation has increased from 23.89 TWh to 77.54 TWh, a 224.57% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 21 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 23.89 % %
2001 25.03 1.14% 4.77%
2002 25.99 0.96% 3.84%
2003 27.81 1.82% 7.0%
2004 29.39 1.58% 5.68%
2005 31.91 2.52% 8.57%
2006 33.13 1.22% 3.82%
2007 34.98 1.85% 5.58%
2008 37.83 2.85% 8.15%
2009 36.21 -1.62% -4.28%
2010 43.0 6.79% 18.75%
2011 48.17 5.17% 12.02%
2012 53.99 5.82% 12.08%
2013 56.31 2.32% 4.3%
2014 60.4 4.09% 7.26%
2015 64.68 4.28% 7.09%
2016 66.76 2.08% 3.22%
2017 71.5 4.74% 7.1%
2018 72.11 0.61% 0.85%
2019 76.69 4.58% 6.35%
2020 72.74 -3.95% -5.15%
2021 77.54 4.8% 6.6%

Algeria's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Gas was the largest generator of electrical energy in Algeria with 97.11% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Gas 97.11%
Other Fossil 1.72%
Solar 1.04%
Hydro 0.12%
Wind 0.01%
Bioenergy 0.0%
Coal 0.0%
Nuclear 0.0%
Other Renewables 0.0%

Data Information

Data found on this page is a derivative of Ember-Climate Yearly electricity data.

Data Sources

Ember-Climate

Ember-Climate Yearly Electricity Data

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