Finland - Industrial water withdrawal

2.00 (billion cubic meters per year) in 2020

Finland industrial water withdrawal was at level of 2 billion cubic meters per year in 2020, unchanged from the previous year.

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What is industrial water withdrawal?

Annual quantity of water withdrawn for industrial uses. It includes renewable water resources as well as potential over-abstraction of renewable groundwater or withdrawal of fossil groundwater and potential use of desalinated water or treated wastewater. This sector refers to self-supplied industries not connected to the public distribution network. The ratio between net consumption and withdrawal is estimated at less than 5%. It includes water for the cooling of thermoelectric plants, but it does not include hydropower.

What is Finland industrial water withdrawal?