🇸🇪 Electricity Generation of Sweden

The electricity generated in Sweden has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2022, electricity generation in Sweden reach 171.68 TWh. Whereof 43.02% 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 Sweden increased by -0.05%
  • In total, Sweden generated 171.68 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2022.
  • Electricity generation in Sweden grew with -0.09 TWh in 2022, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 18.21% in Sweden
  • In 2022, Sweden produced 0.61720161907573% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Sweden (2000-2022)

Between the year 2000 and 2022, Sweden's electricity generation has increased from 145.23 TWh to 171.68 TWh, a 18.21% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 22 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 145.23 % %
2001 161.6 16.37% 11.27%
2002 146.7 -14.9% -9.22%
2003 135.39 -11.31% -7.71%
2004 151.69 16.3% 12.04%
2005 158.37 6.68% 4.4%
2006 143.28 -15.09% -9.53%
2007 148.82 5.54% 3.87%
2008 149.9 1.08% 0.73%
2009 136.6 -13.3% -8.87%
2010 148.45 11.85% 8.67%
2011 150.28 1.83% 1.23%
2012 166.43 16.15% 10.75%
2013 153.03 -13.4% -8.05%
2014 153.55 0.52% 0.34%
2015 162.0 8.45% 5.5%
2016 155.89 -6.11% -3.77%
2017 164.23 8.34% 5.35%
2018 163.36 -0.87% -0.53%
2019 168.42 5.06% 3.1%
2020 163.79 -4.63% -2.75%
2021 171.77 7.98% 4.87%
2022 171.68 -0.09% -0.05%

Sweden's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Hydro was the largest generator of electrical energy in Sweden with 43.02% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Hydro 43.02%
Nuclear 30.84%
Wind 15.86%
Bioenergy 7.61%
Other Fossil 1.61%
Solar 0.89%
Gas 0.17%
Coal 0.01%
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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