MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 9
CANADA
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 14 072   -5.7%   12 973 13 454 14 233   14 072 -5.7%   161 411 e
+ Nuclear 8 803   17.4%   6 552 6 253 8 234   8 803 17.4%   87 064 e
+ Hydro 36 944   1.1%   27 938 32 454 34 255   36 944 1.1%   364 526 e
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 217   44.7%   198 202 206   217 44.7%   2 165 e
= Indigenous Production 60 036   1.5%   47 661 52 363 56 928   60 036 1.5%   615 166 e
+ Imports 2 224   10.4%   2 009 2 523 3 035   2 224 10.4%   26 176
- Exports 6 151   44.2%   4 420 5 039 4 289   6 151 44.2%   62 918
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 56 109   -1.3%   45 250 49 847 55 674   56 109 -1.3%   578 424 e
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 60 036 GWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 916 GWh, or 1.5 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 3 108 GWh, or 5.5 %, compared to the previous month.
- Hydro production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 7.8 %, or 2 689 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 60 036 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 916 GWh, or 1.5 %.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 44.7 % higher.
- Trade volume increased by 2 094 GWh, or 33.3 %.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production is estimated by the IEA Secretariat.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY