🇭🇺 Electricity Generation of Hungary

The electricity generated in Hungary has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2022, electricity generation in Hungary reach 35.52 TWh. Whereof 44.47% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Nuclear.

  • In 2022, the electricity generation in Hungary increased by -1.22%
  • In total, Hungary generated 35.52 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2022.
  • Electricity generation in Hungary grew with -0.44 TWh in 2022, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 0.94% in Hungary
  • In 2022, Hungary produced 0.12769688670532% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Hungary (2000-2022)

Between the year 2000 and 2022, Hungary's electricity generation has increased from 35.19 TWh to 35.52 TWh, a 0.94% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 22 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 35.19 % %
2001 36.42 1.23% 3.5%
2002 36.15 -0.27% -0.74%
2003 34.13 -2.02% -5.59%
2004 33.71 -0.42% -1.23%
2005 35.75 2.04% 6.05%
2006 35.85 0.1% 0.28%
2007 39.96 4.11% 11.46%
2008 40.02 0.06% 0.15%
2009 35.91 -4.11% -10.27%
2010 37.37 1.46% 4.07%
2011 36.02 -1.35% -3.61%
2012 34.62 -1.4% -3.89%
2013 30.25 -4.37% -12.62%
2014 29.35 -0.9% -2.98%
2015 30.29 0.94% 3.2%
2016 31.81 1.52% 5.02%
2017 32.83 1.02% 3.21%
2018 31.93 -0.9% -2.74%
2019 34.19 2.26% 7.08%
2020 34.78 0.59% 1.73%
2021 35.96 1.18% 3.39%
2022 35.52 -0.44% -1.22%

Hungary's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Nuclear was the largest generator of electrical energy in Hungary with 44.47% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Nuclear 44.47%
Gas 26.84%
Solar 10.57%
Coal 8.37%
Bioenergy 6.2%
Wind 1.84%
Other Fossil 1.11%
Hydro 0.58%
Other Renewables 0.03%

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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