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Austria: 78.1% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 30

78.1% of the electricity in Austria 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 Hydropower. Average emissions from electricity in Austria is 133.1 to 148.3 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 Austria

Years Change Main cause
2000 → 2003 73.1 → 56.6% Decrease of Hydropower
2011 → 2020 59.8 → 78.1% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Austria compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Austria

Power sources in Austria

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