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Australia - Total primary energy production

15.92 (quadrillion Btu) in 2016

In 2016, primary energy production for Australia was 15.92 quadrillion btu. Between 1997 and 2016, primary energy production of Australia grew substantially from 8.64 to 15.92 quadrillion btu rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 8.40 % in 2000 and then decreased to 4.43 % in 2016.

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What is primary energy production?

The Energy Information Administration includes the following in U.S. Primary Energy Production: coal production, waste coal supplied, and coal refuse recovery; crude oil and lease condensate production; natural gas plant liquids production; dry natural gas excluding supplemental gaseous fuels production; nuclear electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the nuclear plants heat rate); conventional hydroelectricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); geothermal electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the geothermal plants heat rate), and geothermal heat pump energy and geothermal direct use energy; solar thermal and photovoltaic electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate), and solar thermal direct use energy; wind electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); wood and wood-derived fuels consumption; biomass waste consumption; and biofuels feedstock.

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What is Australia primary energy production?

Date Value Change, %
2016 15.92 4.43 %
2015 15.24 0.43 %
2014 15.18 7.26 %
2013 14.15 5.86 %
2012 13.37 4.17 %
2011 12.83 -0.71 %
2010 12.92 6.75 %
2009 12.11 3.56 %
2008 11.69 0.61 %
2007 11.62 4.07 %
2006 11.17 0.77 %
2005 11.08