🇬🇹 Electricity Generation of Guatemala

The electricity generated in Guatemala has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2021, electricity generation in Guatemala reach 14.44 TWh. Whereof 41.0% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Hydro. A renewable resource with little damage on the environment.

  • In 2021, the electricity generation in Guatemala increased by 7.52%
  • In total, Guatemala generated 14.44 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2021.
  • Electricity generation in Guatemala grew with 1.01 TWh in 2021, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 139.47% in Guatemala
  • In 2021, Guatemala produced 0.051912810924124% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Guatemala (2000-2021)

Between the year 2000 and 2021, Guatemala's electricity generation has increased from 6.03 TWh to 14.44 TWh, a 139.47% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 21 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 6.03 % %
2001 5.83 -0.2% -3.32%
2002 6.14 0.31% 5.32%
2003 7.65 1.51% 24.59%
2004 6.74 -0.91% -11.9%
2005 8.3 1.56% 23.15%
2006 8.29 -0.01% -0.12%
2007 9.02 0.73% 8.81%
2008 8.44 -0.58% -6.43%
2009 8.54 0.1% 1.18%
2010 7.99 -0.55% -6.44%
2011 8.28 0.29% 3.63%
2012 9.32 1.04% 12.56%
2013 10.07 0.75% 8.05%
2014 10.69 0.62% 6.16%
2015 11.43 0.74% 6.92%
2016 12.03 0.6% 5.25%
2017 12.68 0.65% 5.4%
2018 14.11 1.43% 11.28%
2019 13.8 -0.31% -2.2%
2020 13.43 -0.37% -2.68%
2021 14.44 1.01% 7.52%

Guatemala's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Hydro was the largest generator of electrical energy in Guatemala with 41.0% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Hydro 41.0%
Bioenergy 19.6%
Coal 19.11%
Other Fossil 14.34%
Wind 2.22%
Other Renewables 2.15%
Solar 1.59%
Gas 0.0%
Nuclear 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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