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Germany - Total primary energy consumption

13.86 (quadrillion Btu) in 2016

In 2016, primary energy consumption for Germany was 13.86 quadrillion btu. Though Germany primary energy consumption fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1997 - 2016 period ending at 13.86 quadrillion btu in 2016.

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What is primary energy consumption?

The Energy Information Administration includes the following in U.S. Primary Energy Consumption: coal consumption; coal coke net imports; petroleum consumption (petroleum products supplied, including natural gas plant liquids and crude oil burned as fuel); dry natural gas excluding supplemental gaseous fuels consumption; 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; fuel ethanol and biodiesel consumption; losses and co-products from the production of fuel ethanol and biodiesel; and electricity net imports (converted to Btu using the electricity heat content of 3,412 Btu per kilowatthour).

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What is Germany primary energy consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2016 13.86 0.34 %
2015 13.82 1.22 %
2014 13.65 -2.97 %
2013 14.07 2.43 %
2012 13.73 1.31 %
2011 13.56 -3.82 %
2010 14.09 5.89 %
2009 13.31 -5.80 %
2008 14.13 2.59 %
2007 13.77 -4.11 %
2006 14.36 2.46 %
2005 14.02