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

Portugal: 61.7% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 50

61.7% of the electricity in Portugal 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 Portugal is 189.1 to 251.8 gCO2eq / kWh. Where do our emissions numbers come from?

Significant changes of low-carbon power in Portugal

Years Change Main cause
1992 → 1996 19 → 44.6% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Portugal compared to selected regions

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Electrification of energy in Portugal

Power sources in Portugal

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Data for 2021 includes the first 9 months.

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