MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 18
IRELAND
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 2 294   6.1%   2 244 2 294 2 223   2 294 6.1%   24 307
+ Nuclear 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
+ Hydro 186   5.7%   60 65 162   186 5.7%   1 143
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 310   6.5%   149 140 329   310 6.5%   2 106
= Indigenous Production 2 790   6.1%   2 453 2 499 2 714   2 790 6.1%   27 556
+ Imports 40   -51.8%   44 51 29   40 -51.8%   1 517
- Exports 227   1521.4%   48 144 330   227 1521.4%   557
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 2 603   -3.6%   2 449 2 406 2 413   2 603 -3.6%   28 516
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 2 790 GWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 160 GWh, or 6.1 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 76 GWh, or 2.8 %, compared to the previous month.
- Hydro production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 14.8 %, or 24 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 2 790 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 160 GWh, or 6.1 %.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 6.5 % higher.
- Trade volume increased by 170 GWh, or 175.3 %.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
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OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY