Share of renewable energy grew in 2018

Published: 27.09.2019 Related countries:  China China

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade renewable energy accounted for 10.7 % of electricity production in 2018

Gross production of electricity from renewable sources accounted for 10.7 % of overall gross electricity production in 2018. This is based on data from the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic. Overall production of energy from renewable sources totaled 192.41m GJ in 2018. The largest shares of this total were accounted for by biomass in households (40.97 %) and outside households (23.89 %). It was followed by biogas (13.14 %), liquefied biofuel (6.84 %) and photovoltaic power plants (4.41 %).