MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 25
NEW ZEALAND
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 1 204   79.7%   1 145 1 126 1 178   1 204 79.7%   14 463
+ Nuclear 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
+ Hydro 1 819   -20.1%   2 035 1 998 1 822   1 819 -20.1%   23 653
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 408   35.1%   468 391 387   408 35.1%   4 350
= Indigenous Production 3 431   5.6%   3 648 3 515 3 387   3 431 5.6%   42 466
+ Imports 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
- Exports 0   0.0%   0 0 0   0 0.0%   0
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 3 431   5.6%   3 648 3 515 3 387   3 431 5.6%   42 466
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 3 431 GWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 183 GWh, or 5.6 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 44 GWh, or 1.3 %, 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 5.4 %, or 21 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 3 431 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 183 GWh, or 5.6 %.
- Combustible Fuels production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 79.7 % higher.
Electricity Production Compared to Previous Year 'Year to Date' Comparison of Production by Fuel Type
COUNTRY NOTES:
Monthly electricity production is estimated by the IEA Secretariat submission by the National Administration, which covers
output from major generators including state-owned enterprises (about 80-85% of New Zealand's generation).
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY