Yearly Statistics & Adequacy Retrospect 2013

The data presented in this edition covers 2013 and indicates that on ENTSO-E’s power system:

  • Electricity consumption decreased by -1.3% (-1.0% when taking into account the fact that year 2012 was a leap year - one day more);

  • Net Generating Capacity (NGC) increased again, but the increase from 2012 to 2013 (14 GW) was not as large as from 2011 to 2012 (43 GW);

  • Unavailable Capacity increase was of the same order of magnitude as the NGC increased (13.6 GW on average): this is because more and more power comes from Renewable Energy Sources (RES), large percentages of which are often unavailable.

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Last Updated June 18, 2018, 16:21 (UTC)
Created June 10, 2018, 15:52 (UTC)