🇯🇴 Electricity Generation of Jordan

The electricity generated in Jordan has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2021, electricity generation in Jordan reach 21.88 TWh. Whereof 68.83% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Gas.

  • In 2021, the electricity generation in Jordan increased by 9.18%
  • In total, Jordan generated 21.88 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2021.
  • Electricity generation in Jordan grew with 1.84 TWh in 2021, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 215.73% in Jordan
  • In 2021, Jordan produced 0.078660131788076% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Jordan (2000-2021)

Between the year 2000 and 2021, Jordan's electricity generation has increased from 6.93 TWh to 21.88 TWh, a 215.73% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 21 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 6.93 % %
2001 7.1 0.17% 2.45%
2002 7.64 0.54% 7.61%
2003 7.52 -0.12% -1.57%
2004 8.43 0.91% 12.1%
2005 9.08 0.65% 7.71%
2006 10.45 1.37% 15.09%
2007 12.21 1.76% 16.84%
2008 13.0 0.79% 6.47%
2009 13.42 0.42% 3.23%
2010 13.89 0.47% 3.5%
2011 13.77 -0.12% -0.86%
2012 15.6 1.83% 13.29%
2013 16.23 0.63% 4.04%
2014 17.17 0.94% 5.79%
2015 17.93 0.76% 4.43%
2016 18.54 0.61% 3.4%
2017 19.58 1.04% 5.61%
2018 19.26 -0.32% -1.63%
2019 19.43 0.17% 0.88%
2020 20.04 0.61% 3.14%
2021 21.88 1.84% 9.18%

Jordan's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Gas was the largest generator of electrical energy in Jordan with 68.83% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Gas 68.83%
Solar 16.0%
Other Fossil 7.63%
Wind 7.18%
Bioenergy 0.27%
Hydro 0.09%
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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