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 Nov-18 Dec-18 Jan-19 Jan - Jan YTD 1 month 3 month Jan - Jan YTD
Conventional Thermal 1,488 1,384 1,644 1,644 18.7% 10.5% 15.1%
Coal 0 0 130 130 - - -52.4%
Peat 218 208 234 234 12.2% 7.0% 20.1%
Oil 10 10 20 20 105.4% 100.1% 7741.3%
Natural Gas 1,196 1,098 1,231 1,231 12.1% 3.0% 31.3%
Combustible Renewables 15 16 17 17 6.2% 12.1% 34.8%
Wastes 48 52 12 12 -77.6% -76.0% 16.1%
Other 0 0 0 0 -4.4% -19.4% -0.8%
Renewables 1,072 1,097 940 940 -14.4% -12.3% -24.4%
Hydro 57 127 67 67 -47.2% 17.6% -52.9%
Wind 1,015 970 873 873 -10.1% -14.0% -20.7%
Solar 0 0 0 0 - - -
Storage -22 -24 -25 -25 4.0% 10.3% 0.7%
Pumping -42 -43 -46 -46 5.4% 9.7% -7.2%
Generated 20 20 21 21 7.1% 9.0% -14.9%
Indigenous Generation 2,537 2,458 2,559 2,559 4.1% 0.8% -3.3%
Imports 126 218 267 267 22.7% 111.0% 91.9%
Exports -147 -103 -88 -88 -15.3% -40.6% -49.6%
Net imports -21 114 179 179 57.0% -960.5% -617.8%
Electricity Supplied 2,516 2,572 2,738 2,738 6.5% 8.8% 4.8%

Indigenous electricity generated

 20192018
Jan25592646
Feb 2372
Mar 2560
Apr 2383
May 2344
Jun 2280
Jul 2343
Aug 2287
Sep 2178
Oct 2346
Nov 2537
Dec 2458
Source: SEAI

Generation by fuel type

 CoalPeatOilNatural GasCombustible RenewablesWastesHydroWind
Jan 130 234201231171267873
Feb               
Mar             
Apr         
May           
Jun         
Jul         
Aug        
Sep        
Oct        
Nov        
Dec        
Source: SEAI