See the electricity monthly production figures broken down into different unit types and usage types. It also provides a full summary of the month's data.

Electricity generation

The table below shows electricity generation for the last three months and year to date (YTD) for production and imports. Also shown are the percentage change in generation in the last month, 3 months and year to date compared with year-to-date last year

Last 3 Months (GWh)YTD GWh% Change in Jan and Year to Date 2019
Electricity Generation May-19 Jun-19 Jul-19 Jan - Jul YTD 1 month 3 month Jan - Jul YTD
Conventional Thermal 1,802 1,650 1,667 10,951 1.02% -7.46% -10.20%
Coal 2 62 2 354 -97.4% 1.6% -81.0%
Co-fired Peat & Biomass 171 143 55 1,203 -61.9% -68.2% -3.8%
Oil 17 8 9 82 10.9% -49.2% 289.0%
Natural Gas 1,545 1,371 1,541 8,915 12.4% -0.2% 2.9%
Other Renewables 17 16 15 113 -6.1% -12.2% 12.0%
Wastes 50 50 46 284 -8.1% -7.2% -3.7%
Other 0 0 0 0 241.4% -55.8% 106.7%
Renewables 522 617 457 5,562 -25.9% -12.5% 12.8%
Hydro 21 39 16 399 -60.4% -26.2% -8.4%
Wind 501 577 441 5,162 -23.6% -11.9% 14.9%
Solar 0 0 0 0 - - -
Storage -11 -10 -20 -127 103.7% 91.6% -15.7%
Pumping -21 -21 -40 -254 94.5% 93.2% -11.5%
Generated 10 11 20 127 86.1% 94.8% -6.9%
Indigenous Generation 2,313 2,257 2,104 16,386 -6.8% -9.1% -3.5%
Imports 130 103 231 1,249 124.6% 77.2% 57.2%
Exports -106 -161 -72 -853 -55.0% -31.9% -16.6%
Net imports 24 -58 159 395 -373.8% 558.2% -272.6%
Electricity Supplied 2,337 2,199 2,263 16,782 2.9% -3.2% 0.2%

Indigenous electricity generated

 20192018
Jan25592646
Feb23642372
Mar24292560
Apr23592383
May23242344
Jun22572280
Jul21042343
Aug 2287
Sep 2178
Oct 2346
Nov 2537
Dec 2458
Source: SEAI

Generation by fuel type - 2019

,Coal,Co-fired Peat & Biomass,Oil,Natural Gas,Other Renewables,Wastes,Hydro,Wind
January,130,234,20,1231,17,12,67,873
February,88,184,5,852,14,44,87,1109
March,61,205,7,1088,17,35,117,920
April,10,210,16,1286,16,48,53,741
May,2,171,17,1545,17,50,21,512
June,62,143,8,1371,16,50,39,577
July,2,55,9,1541,15,46,16,441
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Source: SEAI

Generation by fuel type - 2018

,Coal,Co-fired Peat & Biomass,Oil,Natural Gas,Other Renewables,Wastes,Hydro,Wind
January,130,234,20,1231,17,12,67,873
February,88,184,5,852,14,44,87,1109
March,61,205,7,1088,17,35,117,920
April,10,210,16,1286,16,48,53,741
May,2,171,17,1545,17,50,21,512
June,62,143,8,1371,16,50,39,577
July,2,55,9,1541,15,46,16,441
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Source: SEAI