MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 3
OECD North America
TWh
  Jan/08 Jan/07 The last 3 months Year-to-Date Past Year
      % change   Oct/07   Nov/07   Dec/07   Jan/08   % change   2007  
             
+ Combustible Fuels 292.1   4.3%   283.5 260.0 283.6   292.1 4.3%   3 435  
+ Nuclear 85.4   3.5%   69.0 72.2 81.3   85.4 3.5%   905  
+ Hydro 61.1   -6.3%   46.2 50.5 55.1   61.1 -6.3%   648  
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 5.0   9.9%   5.2 4.8 5.0   5.0 9.9%   57  
= Indigenous Production 443.6   2.6%   403.9 387.5 425.0   443.6 2.6%   5 045  
+ Imports 7.2   32.0%   5.5 6.8 7.1   7.2 32.0%   78  
- Exports 8.1   34.2%   6.1 7.0 6.6   8.1 34.2%   85  
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 442.8   2.6%   403.3 387.3 425.5   442.8 2.6%   5 038  
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 443.6 TWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 11.4 TWh, or 2.6 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 18.6 TWh, or 4.4 %, compared to the previous month.
- Hydro production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 10.9 %, or 6.0 TWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 443.6 TWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 11.4 TWh, or 2.6 %.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 9.9 % higher.
- Trade volume increased by 3.8 TWh, or 33.2 %.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
OECD North America includes Canada, Mexico and the United States.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY