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 Jul and YTD 2018
Electricity Generation Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Jan - Nov YTD 1 month 3 month Jan - Nov YTD
Conventional Thermal 1,543 1,619 1,488 18,579 -8.1% -3.6% -3.3%
Coal 122 0 0 2,108 - -100.0% -32.6%
Peat 186 240 218 2,039 -8.9% 17.3% -4.4%
Oil 3 7 10 44 42.7% 198.7% 108.0%
Natural Gas 1,169 1,300 1,196 13,771 -8.0% 2.3% 1.8%
Combustible Renewables 13 16 15 144 -6.8% 18.7% -10.6%
Wastes 48 55 48 473 -13.1% -0.6% 107.9%
Other 0 0 0 0 - - -
Renewables 659 750 1,072 7,939 42.9% 62.7% 10.6%
Hydro 21 29 57 560 97.3% 174.3% -2.9%
Wind 638 721 1,015 7,379 40.7% 59.0% 11.8%
Solar 0 0 0 0 - - -
Storage -23 -23 -22 -241 -3.2% -4.0% 37.2%
Pumping -44 -42 -42 -456 0.2% -4.1% 29.1%
Generated 20 19 20 215 4.4% -4.2% 21.0%
Indigenous Generation 2,178 2,346 2,537 26,278 8.2% 16.5% 0.3%
Imports 174 191 126 1,404 -33.9% -27.4% 43.5%
Exports -115 -102 -147 -1,546 44.1% 28.1% -5.2%
Net imports 59 89 -21 -142 -123.4% -135.2% -78.3%
Electricity Supplied 2,238 2,435 2,516 26,136 3.3% 12.5% 2.3%

Indigenous electricity generated

 20182017
Jan26462719
Feb23722441
Mar25602543
Apr23832253
May23442233
Jun22802212
Jul23432328
Aug22872286
Sep21782360
Oct23462364
Nov25372466
Dec 2629
Source: SEAI

Generation by fuel type

 CoalPeatOilNatural GasCombustible RenewablesWastesHydroWind
Jan 272 195 0 938 1310 142 1100
Feb 374 183 2 894 1338 111 779
Mar 466 165 1710681140 74 742
Apr257 200 01125114569 699
May173 232 01369125631 496
Jun156 157 0160114498 312
Jul162 120 1167314581 334
Aug12614331439132618542
Sep12218631169134821638
Oct024071300165529721
Nov02181011961548571015
Source: SEAI