Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources Per Capita rose 20.2% to 1,566 kWh in Ireland in 2017

Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | Ireland | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from wind power sources per capita reached 1,566 kWh in 2017 in Ireland, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 20.2 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from wind power sources per capita in Ireland reached an all time high of 1,566 kWh in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 kWh in 1990. When compared to Ireland's main peers, electricity production from wind power sources per capita in Canada amounted to 901 kWh, 375 kWh in France, 23.9 kWh in Iceland and 778 kWh in United Kingdom in 2017.

Ireland has been ranked 3rd within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from wind power sources per capita, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Wind power had a worldwide installed capacity of 238,000 MW at the end of 2011 and is widely used in Europe, Asia, and the United States.

Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia kWh 283 336 398 416 498
Belgium kWh 210 249 331 417 502
Canada kWh 296 325 513 638 758
Denmark kWh 1,755 1,839 1,987 2,332 2,515
France kWh 190 234 250 268 330
Germany kWh 602 625 640 712 984
Iceland kWh 0.025 ... 16.7 25.3 32.6
Ireland kWh 970 879 986 1,107 1,404
Italy kWh 162 225 245 250 245
Mexico kWh 13.8 30.6 34.4 52.3 70.5
Norway kWh 260 311 374 438 493
Spain kWh 913 1,061 1,194 1,112 1,054
Sweden kWh 644 755 1,032 1,173 1,691
USA kWh 386 449 532 572 597
United Kingdom kWh 256 317 452 506 637