MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 8
BELGIUM
GWh
  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 3 585   4.2%   3 169 3 444 3 413   3 585 4.2%   37 601 e
+ Nuclear 3 839   -6.6%   3 836 3 770 3 702   3 839 -6.6%   45 723 e
+ Hydro 162   7.3%   124 131 160   162 7.3%   1 662 e
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 131   21.3%   35 81 99   131 21.3%   739 e
= Indigenous Production 7 717   -1.2%   7 164 7 426 7 374   7 717 -1.2%   85 725 e
+ Imports 1 577   26.2%   1 346 1 596 1 577   1 577 26.2%   15 788 e
- Exports 497   -8.5%   513 810 497   497 -8.5%   9 036 e
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 8 797   3.3%   7 997 8 212 8 454   8 797 3.3%   92 477 e
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 7 717 GWh in January 2008.
- This was lower by 92 GWh, or 1.2 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 343 GWh, or 4.7 %, compared to the previous month.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month
with an increase of 32.3 %, or 32 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 7 717 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was lower by 92 GWh, or 1.2 %.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 21.3 % higher.
- Trade volume increased by 281 GWh, or 15.7 %.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
Production and trade data are estimated for January 2008.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY