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Australia: 24.9% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 104

24.9% of the electricity in Australia is generated from low-carbon energy sources. This is based on data compiled by {{ source }} for the year {{ YEARS.getYear() }}. The primary low-carbon power source is Wind. Average emissions from electricity in Australia is 554.6 to 562 gCO2eq / kWh. This has been calculated using estimates from the Technology-specific Cost and Performance Parameters report from the IPCC.

Significant changes of low-carbon power in Australia

Years Change Main cause
2009 → 2020 7.5 → 24.9% Increase of Wind

Low-carbon power in Australia compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Australia

Power sources in Australia

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