Electricity Production from Oil, Gas & Coal Sources rose 4.81% to 4,571,987 GWh in China in 2017

Electricity Production from Oil, Gas & Coal Sources (GWh)
Energy & Utility | China | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from oil, gas & coal sources reached 4,571,987 GWh in 2017 in China, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 4.81 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from oil, gas & coal sources in China reached an all time high of 4,571,987 GWh in 2017 and an all time low of 242,420 GWh in 1980. When compared to China's main peers, electricity production from oil, gas & coal sources in India amounted to 1,227,176 GWh, 798,698 GWh in Japan, 698,894 GWh in Russia and 2,705,393 GWh in USA in 2017.

China has been ranked 2nd within the group of 29 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from oil, gas & coal sources, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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

Electricity Production from Oil, Gas & Coal Sources Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh GWh 43,189 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Canada GWh 144,404 135,249 133,698 132,464 142,865
China GWh 3,816,307 3,877,028 4,200,573 4,213,740 4,219,091
Germany GWh 355,755 361,201 362,922 341,198 340,442
India GWh 828,167 893,454 924,929 1,025,291 1,080,445
Japan GWh 817,633 967,320 943,922 922,259 864,221
Mexico GWh 234,325 243,611 244,917 240,307 251,165
Pakistan GWh 61,476 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Russia GWh 713,780 723,375 700,538 704,281 698,408
South Korea GWh 352,023 368,706 383,875 365,762 363,831
Sri Lanka GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA GWh 2,998,782 2,983,897 2,952,653 2,957,605 2,932,522