🇻🇳 Electricity Generation of Viet Nam

The electricity generated in Viet Nam has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2021, electricity generation in Viet Nam reach 244.77 TWh. Whereof 46.62% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Coal. A non-renewable resource with greater impact on the environment.

  • In 2021, the electricity generation in Viet Nam increased by 3.98%
  • In total, Viet Nam generated 244.77 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2021.
  • Electricity generation in Viet Nam grew with 9.37 TWh in 2021, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 821.57% in Viet Nam
  • In 2021, Viet Nam produced 0.879965286004% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Viet Nam (2000-2021)

Between the year 2000 and 2021, Viet Nam's electricity generation has increased from 26.56 TWh to 244.77 TWh, a 821.57% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 21 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 26.56 % %
2001 30.61 4.05% 15.25%
2002 35.8 5.19% 16.96%
2003 40.93 5.13% 14.33%
2004 46.2 5.27% 12.88%
2005 52.08 5.88% 12.73%
2006 57.9 5.82% 11.18%
2007 64.16 6.26% 10.81%
2008 70.95 6.79% 10.58%
2009 80.64 9.69% 13.66%
2010 91.72 11.08% 13.74%
2011 101.51 9.79% 10.67%
2012 115.15 13.64% 13.44%
2013 124.46 9.31% 8.09%
2014 141.25 16.79% 13.49%
2015 157.95 16.7% 11.82%
2016 175.75 17.8% 11.27%
2017 191.6 15.85% 9.02%
2018 209.19 17.59% 9.18%
2019 227.42 18.23% 8.71%
2020 235.4 7.98% 3.51%
2021 244.77 9.37% 3.98%

Viet Nam's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Coal was the largest generator of electrical energy in Viet Nam with 46.62% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Coal 46.62%
Hydro 31.01%
Gas 10.71%
Solar 10.53%
Wind 0.98%
Other Fossil 0.09%
Bioenergy 0.07%
Nuclear 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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