Queensland, Australia: Electricity Generation by Fuel Type in 2016

Last Modified: Wed Jun 14 2017 08:06:01 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 68,076 GWh
    Total electricity generated based on all fuel types (Fossil + Renewables)
  • 63,646 GWh
    electricity generated from fossil fuel sources (Coal + Gas + Others), representing 93.49% of total.
  • 49,960 GWh
    Coal (73.38%) - Black Coal - 49,960 GW (73.38%), Brown Coal - 0 GW (0%)
  • 12,492 GWh
    Gas (18.35%)
  • 1,193 GWh
    Oil (1.75%)
  • 4,430 GWh
    electricity generated from renewable fuel sources (Bioenergy + Hydro + Solar + Wind), representing 6.5% of total
  • 1,700 GWh
    Bioenergy (2.4%)
  • 510 GWh
    Hydro (0.7%)
  • 2,186 GWh
    Solar (3.2%). Large scale PV - 8 GWh (0.0%), Small scale PV 2,178 GWh (3.1%)
  • 32.3 GWh
    Wind (0.0%)