Energy in Spain

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Energy in Spain describes energy and electricity production, consumption and import in Spain.

Spain is a member of European Union. In 2009 Spain was among the top natural gas (8.) and coal (10.) importers. In 2008 Spain was among the top (8.) crude oil importers 61 Mt. The net oil import was 77 Mt, since oil products was imported 16 Mt.[1]

Overview[edit]

Energy in Spain[2]
Capita Prim. energy Production Import Electricity CO2-emission
Million TWh TWh TWh TWh Mt
2004 42.7 1,654 378 1,349 253 330
2007 44.9 1,674 353 1,439 283 345
2008 45.6 1,614 354 1,430 288 318
2009 45.9 1,471 346 1,287 276 283
2012 46.1 1,460 370 1,223 258 270
Mtoe = 11.63 TWh. Prim. energy includes energy losses that are 2/3 for nuclear power[3]

Global warming[edit]

According to Energy Information Administration the CO2 emissions from energy consumption of Spain were in 2009 360 Mt, below Italy 450 Mt and France 429 Mt and above Poland 295 Mt and the Netherlands 250 Mt.[4] The emissions tonnes per capita were in Spain 7.13, Italy 7.01 France 6.3 Poland 7.43, and the Netherlands 14.89.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ IEA Key energy statistics 2010 Page:11, 13, 15, 21, 23
  2. ^ IEA Key World Energy Statistics Statistics 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2006 IEA October, crude oil p.11, coal p. 13 gas p. 15
  3. ^ Energy in Sweden 2010. Facts and figures. The Swedish Energy Agency. Table 8 Losses in nuclear power stations Table 9 Nuclear power brutto
  4. ^ World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest Guardian 31 January 2011
  5. ^ world carbon dioxide emissions country data co2 Guardian 31 January 2011