🇱🇻 Electricity Generation of Latvia

The electricity generated in Latvia has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2022, electricity generation in Latvia reach 5.06 TWh. Whereof 46.32% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Hydro. A renewable resource with little damage on the environment.

  • In 2022, the electricity generation in Latvia increased by -13.5%
  • In total, Latvia generated 5.06 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2022.
  • Electricity generation in Latvia grew with -0.79 TWh in 2022, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 22.22% in Latvia
  • In 2022, Latvia produced 0.018191054243495% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Latvia (2000-2022)

Between the year 2000 and 2022, Latvia's electricity generation has increased from 4.14 TWh to 5.06 TWh, a 22.22% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 22 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 4.14 % %
2001 4.27 0.13% 3.14%
2002 3.97 -0.3% -7.03%
2003 3.97 0.0% 0.0%
2004 4.69 0.72% 18.14%
2005 4.92 0.23% 4.9%
2006 4.89 -0.03% -0.61%
2007 4.76 -0.13% -2.66%
2008 5.27 0.51% 10.71%
2009 5.57 0.3% 5.69%
2010 6.63 1.06% 19.03%
2011 6.09 -0.54% -8.14%
2012 6.17 0.08% 1.31%
2013 6.2 0.03% 0.49%
2014 5.14 -1.06% -17.1%
2015 5.54 0.4% 7.78%
2016 6.42 0.88% 15.88%
2017 7.53 1.11% 17.29%
2018 6.72 -0.81% -10.76%
2019 6.44 -0.28% -4.17%
2020 5.72 -0.72% -11.18%
2021 5.85 0.13% 2.27%
2022 5.06 -0.79% -13.5%

Latvia's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Hydro was the largest generator of electrical energy in Latvia with 46.32% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Hydro 46.32%
Gas 36.41%
Bioenergy 14.7%
Wind 2.39%
Solar 0.17%
Coal 0.0%
Nuclear 0.0%
Other Fossil 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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