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

India: 22.6% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 113

22.6% of the electricity in India 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 India is 631.9 to 632.9 gCO2eq / kWh. Where do our emissions numbers come from?

Significant changes of low-carbon power in India

Years Change Main cause
1980 → 1987 42 → 23.6% Increase of Total
1990 → 1996 26.8 → 18% Increase of Total
2015 → 2020 18 → 23% Increase of Nuclear

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Electrification of energy in India

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