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The percentage of electricity that is generated domestically from low-carbon sources.

Finland: 68.3% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 39

68.3% of the electricity in Finland 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 Nuclear. Average emissions from electricity in Finland is 117.3 to 290.2 gCO2eq / kWh. Where do our emissions numbers come from?

Significant changes of low-carbon power in Finland

Years Change Main cause
1980 → 1983 41.3 → 67% Increase of Nuclear
1998 → 2003 58.2 → 46.7% Increase of Total
2006 → 2012 48.2 → 58.3% Decrease of Total

Low-carbon power in Finland

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Electrification of energy in Finland

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