Hydro leads in providing most of Norway's power in July

02/09/2019 10:19 Hydro


Hydropower produced 94.3% of Norway's electricity in July, equivalent to 9.23 terawatt-hours (TWh), according to Statistics Norway (SSB) on Monday.

In addition to hydropower, the country produced 3% of its electricity from wind power and 2.7% from thermal power.


The country's total electricity production was 9.79 terawatt-hours in July.


The extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas, and power-intensive manufacturing composed the largest share of consumption.


The Nordic country's electricity consumption increased by 2.3% in July, compared to the same period last year.

Source: aa.com.tr

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