MONTHLY ELECTRICITY STATISTICS, January 2008 - 34
UNITED KINGDOM
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 29 701   0.9%   27 250 29 249 30 635   29 701 0.9%   308 155
+ Nuclear 4 613   -8.4%   4 493 4 546 4 636   4 613 -8.4%   57 294
+ Hydro 958   -2.3%   619 651 779   958 -2.3%   8 557
+ Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other 569   35.5%   512 519 525   569 35.5%   5 750
= Indigenous Production 35 841   -0.1%   32 874 34 965 36 575   35 841 -0.1%   379 756
+ Imports 1 133   53.3%   703 679 726   1 133 53.3%   9 876
- Exports 72   -75.7%   237 216 411   72 -75.7%   2 745
             
                                 
= Electricity Supplied 36 902   1.6%   33 340 35 428 36 890   36 902 1.6%   386 887
                                 
                  Period Date          
- Electricity production was 35 841 GWh in January 2008.
- This was lower by 39 GWh, or 0.1 %, compared to January 2007.
- This was a decrease of 734 GWh, or 2 %, compared to the previous month.
- Hydro production showed the most significant percentage change compared to the previous month with
an increase of 23 %, or 179 GWh.
- Total production for the year-to-date was 35 841 GWh. Comparing this to the same period last year shows that:
- Total production was lower by 39 GWh, or 0.1 %.
- Geoth./Wind/Solar/Other production showed the largest percentage change by fuel type, being 35.5 % higher.
- Trade volume increased by 170 GWh, or 16.4 %.
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.
OECD/IEA, 2008                               INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY