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European Union Compared by Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity

DEFINITION: This entry is the total capacity of currently installed generators, expressed in kilowatts (kW), to produce electricity. A 10-kilowatt (kW) generator will produce 10 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity, if it runs continuously for one hour.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Germany 153.2 million kW 2010
2 France 124.3 million kW 2010
3 Italy 122.3 million kW 2011
4 Spain 101.7 million kW 2010
5 United Kingdom 93.45 million kW 2010
6 Sweden 36.51 million kW 2010
7 Poland 33.36 million kW 2010
8 Netherlands 26.62 million kW 2010
9 Romania 24.98 million kW 2011
10 Portugal 18.92 million kW 2010
11 Belgium 18.32 million kW 2010
12 Czech Republic 18.3 million kW 2010
13 Finland 16.68 million kW 2010
14 Greece 15.12 million kW 2010
15 Denmark 13.71 million kW 2010
16 Bulgaria 10.01 million kW 2010
17 Hungary 9.9 million kW 2011
18 Ireland 8.32 million kW 2010
19 Slovakia 7.86 million kW 2010
20 Croatia 4.13 million kW 2010
21 Lithuania 3.82 million kW 2011
22 Slovenia 3.19 million kW 2010
23 Estonia 2.75 million kW 2010
24 Latvia 2.17 million kW 2010
25 Luxembourg 1.72 million kW 2010
26 Cyprus 1.53 million kW 2010
27 Malta 572,600 kW 2010
28 Austria 520,000 kW 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/European-Union/Energy/Electricity/Installed-generating-capacity

European Union Compared by Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity

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Interesting observations about Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity

  • China has had the highest electricity > installed generating capacity since 2011.
  • Russia has ranked in the top 2 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Japan has ranked in the top 2 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • India has ranked in the top 3 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Canada has ranked in the top 5 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • France has ranked in the top 6 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Spain has ranked in the top 8 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • United Kingdom has ranked in the top 9 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Thailand has ranked in the top 13 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • South Korea has ranked in the top 10 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
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