🇷🇴 Electricity Generation of Romania

The electricity generated in Romania has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2022, electricity generation in Romania reach 56.3 TWh. Whereof 29.44% 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 Romania increased by -4.79%
  • In total, Romania generated 56.3 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2022.
  • Electricity generation in Romania grew with -2.83 TWh in 2022, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 9.19% in Romania
  • In 2022, Romania produced 0.20240244148394% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Romania (2000-2022)

Between the year 2000 and 2022, Romania's electricity generation has increased from 51.56 TWh to 56.3 TWh, a 9.19% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 22 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 51.56 % %
2001 53.55 1.99% 3.86%
2002 54.42 0.87% 1.62%
2003 54.84 0.42% 0.77%
2004 56.49 1.65% 3.01%
2005 59.41 2.92% 5.17%
2006 62.7 3.29% 5.54%
2007 61.68 -1.02% -1.63%
2008 64.95 3.27% 5.3%
2009 57.73 -7.22% -11.12%
2010 60.61 2.88% 4.99%
2011 62.0 1.39% 2.29%
2012 58.78 -3.22% -5.19%
2013 58.55 -0.23% -0.39%
2014 65.19 6.64% 11.34%
2015 65.92 0.73% 1.12%
2016 64.59 -1.33% -2.02%
2017 63.95 -0.64% -0.99%
2018 64.44 0.49% 0.77%
2019 59.18 -5.26% -8.16%
2020 55.62 -3.56% -6.02%
2021 59.13 3.51% 6.31%
2022 56.3 -2.83% -4.79%

Romania's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Hydro was the largest generator of electrical energy in Romania with 29.44% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Hydro 29.44%
Nuclear 19.08%
Coal 18.08%
Gas 16.76%
Wind 11.13%
Solar 2.88%
Other Fossil 1.54%
Bioenergy 1.1%
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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