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

Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6%: 51.3% low-carbon power

51.3% of the electricity in Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6% 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 Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6% is 308.3 to 336 gCO2eq / kWh. Where do our emissions numbers come from?

Countries/regions in Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6%

Australia
Brazil
Chile
Croatia
Cyprus
Denmark
Greece
Ireland
Italy
Netherlands
Portugal
Turkey

Significant changes of low-carbon power in Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6%

Years Change Main cause
2008 → 2020 35.1 → 53.7% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6% compared to selected regions

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Electrification of energy in Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6%

Power sources in Wind And Solar>12%, Nuclear<6%

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Data for 2021 includes the first 9 months.

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