MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 21
KOREA
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 27 539   9.8%   22 624 23 875 26 724   27 539 9.8%   272 849 e
+ Nuclear 12 686   5.7%   10 830 11 533 11 843   12 686 5.7%   135 694
+ Hydro 298   40.6%   389 311 265   298 40.6%   4 989
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 71   121.9%   54 56 58   71 121.9%   536 e
= Indigenous Production 40 594   8.8%   33 897 35 775 38 890   40 594 8.8%   414 068 e
+ Imports 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
- Exports 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 40 594   8.8%   33 897 35 775 38 890   40 594 8.8%   414 068 e
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 40 594 GWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 3 274 GWh, or 8.8 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 1 704 GWh, or 4.4 %, 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 22.4 %, or 13 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 40 594 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 3 274 GWh, or 8.8 %.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 121.9 % higher.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
Share of electricity production from autoproducers is estimated by the IEA Secretariat.
Net production is estimated from monthly submission of gross production.
Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production is estimated by the IEA Secretariat.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY