Electricity Production from Hydro Sources Per Capita rose 1.32% to 146 kWh in Ireland in 2017

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | Ireland | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from hydro sources per capita reached 146 kWh in 2017 in Ireland, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 1.32 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from hydro sources per capita in Ireland reached an all time high of 329 kWh in 1960 and an all time low of 130 kWh in 2013. When compared to Ireland's main peers, electricity production from hydro sources per capita in Canada amounted to 10,992 kWh, 759 kWh in France, 41,431 kWh in Iceland and 93.2 kWh in United Kingdom in 2017.

Ireland has been ranked 52nd within the group of 71 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from hydro sources per capita, 24 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Hydropower refers to electricity produced by hydroelectric power plants.

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia kWh 864 743 824 619 588
Belgium kWh 17.8 32.4 34.4 26.4 28.7
Canada kWh 10,905 10,941 11,182 10,833 10,743
Denmark kWh 3.03 3.12 2.40 2.69 3.21
France kWh 705 920 1,104 978 844
Germany kWh 213 267 279 238 232
Iceland kWh 38,875 37,951 39,200 38,886 41,275
Ireland kWh 156 176 130 153 172
Italy kWh 753 704 868 963 751
Mexico kWh 304 265 230 317 249
Norway kWh 24,355 28,447 25,514 26,754 26,908
Spain kWh 658 441 787 838 601
Sweden kWh 7,104 8,318 6,435 6,658 7,829
USA kWh 1,005 865 836 798 764
United Kingdom kWh 91.3 84.8 74.8 93.3 99.4