MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 5
IEA Total
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 563.6   6.7%   521.2 514.8 552.8   563.6 6.7%   6 212  
+ Nuclear 201.7   -0.2%   174.1 175.6 192.7   201.7 -0.2%   2 161  
+ Hydro 114.6   -2.9%   90.8 95.7 103.6   114.6 -2.9%   1 262  
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 16.2   10.0%   14.6 15.1 15.4   16.2 10.0%   171  
= Indigenous Production 896.0   3.8%   800.7 801.2 864.6   896.0 3.8%   9 806  
+ Imports 33.5   7.2%   30.8 32.2 32.9   33.5 7.2%   386  
- Exports 33.9   7.2%   30.2 30.2 31.3   33.9 7.2%   380  
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 895.6   3.8%   801.2 803.3 866.2   895.6 3.8%   9 812  
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 896.0 TWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 33.2 TWh, or 3.8 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 31.4 TWh, or 3.6 %, compared to the previous month.
- Hydro production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 10.5 %, or 10.9 TWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 896.0 TWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 33.2 TWh, or 3.8 %.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 10 % higher.
- Trade volume increased by 4.5 TWh, or 7.2 %.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
IEA includes all OECD countries except Iceland, Mexico and Poland.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY