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Switzerland: 99% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 8

99% of the electricity in Switzerland 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 Switzerland is 35.5 to 38.7 gCO2eq / kWh. This has been calculated using estimates from the Technology-specific Cost and Performance Parameters report from the IPCC.

Low-carbon power in Switzerland compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Switzerland

Power sources in Switzerland

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