Electricity Production from Hydro Sources fell 49.2% to 18,480 GWh in Spain in 2017

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources (GWh)
Energy & Utility | Spain | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from hydro sources reached 18,480 GWh in 2017 in Spain, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 49.2 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from hydro sources in Spain reached an all time high of 46,556 GWh in 1979 and an all time low of 15,624 GWh in 1960. When compared to Spain's main peers, electricity production from hydro sources in France amounted to 49,222 GWh, 36,251 GWh in Italy, 1,185 GWh in Morocco and 5,755 GWh in Portugal in 2017.

Spain has been ranked 29th within the group of 71 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from hydro sources, 6 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity.

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Algeria GWh 378 389 99.0 193 145
Austria GWh 34,239 43,804 42,047 41,010 37,056
Belgium GWh 196 357 380 292 318
France GWh 44,791 58,666 70,716 62,830 54,444
Germany GWh 17,672 22,090 22,998 19,587 18,977
Ireland GWh 707 802 600 709 807
Italy GWh 45,823 41,875 52,774 58,545 45,537
Mauritania GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Morocco GWh 2,005 1,631 2,785 1,637 1,885
Portugal GWh 11,536 5,622 13,730 15,569 8,661
Slovenia GWh 3,562 3,899 4,629 6,092 3,808
Spain GWh 30,596 20,545 36,780 39,169 28,140
Switzerland GWh 31,645 37,874 37,818 37,326 37,566
Tunisia GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ...