MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 32
SWITZERLAND
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 278   -5.4%   260 282 272   278 -5.4%   3 164
+ Nuclear 2 409   -0.2%   2 398 2 334 2 418   2 409 -0.2%   26 344
+ Hydro 2 371   3.4%   2 910 2 409 2 362   2 371 3.4%   36 356
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 2   0.0%   2 2 2   2 0.0%   24
= Indigenous Production 5 060   1.2%   5 570 5 027 5 054   5 060 1.2%   65 888
+ Imports 3 060   -3.2%   2 909 2 972 2 972   3 060 -3.2%   33 564
- Exports 2 294   -6.4%   2 948 2 342 2 342   2 294 -6.4%   34 215
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 5 826   2.0%   5 531 5 657 5 684   5 826 2.0%   65 237
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 5 060 GWh in January 2008.
- This was higher by 59 GWh, or 1.2 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was an increase of 6 GWh, or 0.1 %, compared to the previous month.
- Combustible Fuels production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 2.2 %, or 6 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 5 060 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was higher by 59 GWh, or 1.2 %.
- Combustible Fuels production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 5.4 % lower.
- Trade volume decreased by 259 GWh, or 4.6 %.
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.
Does not include Liechtenstein.
Trade data are estimated for January 2008.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY