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Brazil - Total primary energy production

11.63 (quadrillion Btu) in 2016

In 2016, primary energy production for Brazil was 11.63 quadrillion btu. Primary energy production of Brazil increased from 5.43 quadrillion btu in 1997 to 11.63 quadrillion btu in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 4.14 %.

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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 Brazil primary energy production?

Date Value Change, %
2016 11.63 4.17 %
2015 11.16 3.28 %
2014 10.81 4.81 %
2013 10.31 -0.58 %
2012 10.37 -1.06 %
2011 10.48 3.35 %
2010 10.14 6.40 %
2009 9.53 3.36 %
2008 9.22 4.25 %
2007 8.85 5.05 %
2006 8.42 4.71 %
2005 8.04