MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 20
JAPAN
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 69 124   16.9%   58 035 60 070 66 654   69 124 16.9%   704 080
+ Nuclear 21 575   -13.6%   19 979 19 392 20 923   21 575 -13.6%   267 663
+ Hydro 5 866   -1.4%   5 891 4 835 5 237   5 866 -1.4%   84 967
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 402   -10.5%   353 378 404   402 -10.5%   4 574
= Indigenous Production 96 967   7.2%   84 258 84 675 93 218   96 967 7.2%   1 061 284
+ Imports 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
- Exports 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 96 967   7.2%   84 258 84 675 93 218   96 967 7.2%   1 061 284
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 96 967 GWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 6 480 GWh, or 7.2 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 3 749 GWh, or 4 %, compared to the previous month.
- Hydro production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 12 %, or 629 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 96 967 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 6 480 GWh, or 7.2 %.
- Combustible Fuels production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 16.9 % higher.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
Net production is estimated based on monthly submission for main producers.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY