🇶🇦 Electricity Generation of Qatar

The electricity generated in Qatar has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2021, electricity generation in Qatar reach 47.5 TWh. Whereof 99.92% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Gas.

  • In 2021, the electricity generation in Qatar increased by 6.36%
  • In total, Qatar generated 47.5 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2021.
  • Electricity generation in Qatar grew with 2.84 TWh in 2021, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 452.97% in Qatar
  • In 2021, Qatar produced 0.1707658254083% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Qatar (2000-2021)

Between the year 2000 and 2021, Qatar's electricity generation has increased from 8.59 TWh to 47.5 TWh, a 452.97% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 21 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 8.59 % %
2001 9.35 0.76% 8.85%
2002 10.28 0.93% 9.95%
2003 11.29 1.01% 9.82%
2004 12.44 1.15% 10.19%
2005 13.53 1.09% 8.76%
2006 16.06 2.53% 18.7%
2007 18.29 2.23% 13.89%
2008 20.32 2.03% 11.1%
2009 22.71 2.39% 11.76%
2010 26.46 3.75% 16.51%
2011 28.88 2.42% 9.15%
2012 32.71 3.83% 13.26%
2013 32.67 -0.04% -0.12%
2014 36.48 3.81% 11.66%
2015 39.14 2.66% 7.29%
2016 39.9 0.76% 1.94%
2017 42.96 3.06% 7.67%
2018 45.18 2.22% 5.17%
2019 47.01 1.83% 4.05%
2020 44.66 -2.35% -5.0%
2021 47.5 2.84% 6.36%

Qatar's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Gas was the largest generator of electrical energy in Qatar with 99.92% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Gas 99.92%
Bioenergy 0.06%
Solar 0.02%
Coal 0.0%
Hydro 0.0%
Nuclear 0.0%
Other Fossil 0.0%
Other Renewables 0.0%
Wind 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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