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Germany - Total fossil fuels electricity net generation

339.66 (billion kilowatthours) in 2016

In 2016, total fossil fuels electricity net generation for Germany was 339.66 billion kilowatthours. Though Germany total fossil fuels electricity net generation fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1997 - 2016 period ending at 339.66 billion kilowatthours in 2016.

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What is total fossil fuels electricity net generation?

The amount of gross generation less the electrical energy consumed at the generating station(s) for station service or auxiliaries. Electricity required for pumping at pumped-storage plants is regarded as electricity for station service and is deducted from gross generation. In the conventional thermal power stations (or conventional thermoelectric) electricity is produced from the use of fossil fuels such as coal, fuel-oil or natural gas, by means of a thermodynamic cycle of water-steam. The word “conventional” is used to differentiate them from other thermal power stations, such as the nuclear or the combined cycle stations.

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What is Germany total fossil fuels electricity net generation?

Date Value Change, %
2016 339.66 2.38 %
2015 331.76 0.03 %
2014 331.67 -5.90 %
2013 352.45 0.73 %
2012 349.91 1.49 %
2011 344.76 -1.55 %
2010 350.20 5.71 %
2009 331.29 -8.55 %
2008 362.28 -3.14 %
2007 374.02 3.04 %
2006 362.97 0.62 %
2005 360.72