Electricity production from RES reached 12.7 % in the Czech Republic

Published: 29.09.2021 Related countries:  Czech Republic Czech Republic

Czech Republic generates most of the green energy from biomass.

In 2020, gross electricity production from renewable sources (RES) accounted for 12.7 % of total electricity production in the Czech Republic. The share of RES in final energy consumption in 2019 exceeded 16 %. The total energy from RES in 2020 was 214.51 million GJ. The largest share was made up of biomass for households (40.18 %), biomass outside households (25.54 %) and biogas (11.57 %). This was reported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic (MPO).

Source: ČIA NEWS, September 29th, 2021, www.cianews.cz/en
Compiled by the team of CzechTrade office in Latvia.