Electricity Production from Oil Sources rose 4.64% to 6,285 GWh in Australia in 2017

Electricity Production from Oil Sources (GWh)
Energy & Utility | Australia | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from oil sources reached 6,285 GWh in 2017 in Australia, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 4.64 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from oil sources in Australia reached an all time high of 6,285 GWh in 2017 and an all time low of 781 GWh in 1962. When compared to Australia's main peers, electricity production from oil sources in Indonesia amounted to 23,499 GWh and 1,557 GWh in Malaysia in 2017.

Australia has been ranked 19th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from oil sources, 29 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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

Electricity Production from Oil Sources Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia GWh 2,898 3,583 4,738 5,920 6,242
Cambodia GWh 951 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Indonesia GWh 22,887 21,638 20,744 23,090 32,144
Malaysia GWh 9,450 6,014 5,339 3,490 1,739
New Zealand GWh 2.00 3.00 ... ... ... ... ...
Papua New Guinea GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Philippines GWh 3,398 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Singapore GWh 8,464 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Thailand GWh 1,331 1,363 1,418 1,669 923
Vietnam GWh 727 105 740 673 740