🇵🇱 Electricity Generation of Poland

The electricity generated in Poland has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2022, electricity generation in Poland reach 179.3 TWh. Whereof 71.36% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Coal. A non-renewable resource with greater impact on the environment.

  • In 2022, the electricity generation in Poland increased by 0.3%
  • In total, Poland generated 179.3 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2022.
  • Electricity generation in Poland grew with 0.53 TWh in 2022, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 25.23% in Poland
  • In 2022, Poland produced 0.64459605254123% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Poland (2000-2022)

Between the year 2000 and 2022, Poland's electricity generation has increased from 143.18 TWh to 179.3 TWh, a 25.23% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 22 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 143.18 % %
2001 143.72 0.54% 0.38%
2002 142.49 -1.23% -0.86%
2003 150.01 7.52% 5.28%
2004 152.26 2.25% 1.5%
2005 155.05 2.79% 1.83%
2006 160.45 5.4% 3.48%
2007 158.51 -1.94% -1.21%
2008 154.64 -3.87% -2.44%
2009 151.09 -3.55% -2.3%
2010 157.0 5.91% 3.91%
2011 163.01 6.01% 3.83%
2012 161.63 -1.38% -0.85%
2013 163.91 2.28% 1.41%
2014 158.38 -5.53% -3.37%
2015 164.24 5.86% 3.7%
2016 166.09 1.85% 1.13%
2017 169.93 3.84% 2.31%
2018 169.49 -0.44% -0.26%
2019 163.04 -6.45% -3.81%
2020 157.14 -5.9% -3.62%
2021 178.77 21.63% 13.76%
2022 179.3 0.53% 0.3%

Poland's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Coal was the largest generator of electrical energy in Poland with 71.36% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Coal 71.36%
Wind 9.08%
Gas 8.85%
Bioenergy 4.51%
Other Fossil 2.7%
Solar 2.2%
Hydro 1.31%
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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