2016 Finland Key Figures
Population: 5.51 million
GDP growth rate: 0.90 %/year
Energy independence: 53.8%
Total consumption/GDP:* 94.3 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 8.03 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 3.04%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Total energy consumption per capita stands 94% above the EU average, at 6 toe in 2014 (final consumption per capita is twice as high), including around 14 800 kWh of electricity (2.7-fold higher than the EU average). This gap is due to a higher share of pulp and paper industries (24% of final...

Finland energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil supplies are primarily ensured by imports, in particular crude oil (more than 80%). In 2015, 84% of crude oil came from Russia, the remainder mostly from Norway and the European Union. Finland is a net exporter of oil products (3.1 Mt in 2016, vs 1.6 Mt in 2015), mainly to the European Union...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil consumption decreased between 2006 and 2015 (-2.8%/year) and remained stable in 2016 (7.7 Mt in 2016).

Transport is the largest consuming sector for oil products, although its share is relatively modest (46% in 2016). Industry accounts for 30%, the residential-services sector for 14%...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Gas consumption has been decreasing since 2003 (-112% between 2003 and 2016) down to 2.36 bcm/year in 2016.

CHP power plants usually consume half of the gas with 47% share in 2016, followed by industry with 25%. The chemical feedstock industry and district heating sector also consume a...

EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Total coal, lignite and peat consumption fell by 41% between 2010 and 2016. Cheap coal prices contributed to an 8% increase in consumption in 2016.

The power sector is the main consumer of coal, with 62% of total consumption in 2016. The share of industry is limited (16%).


 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Electricity consumption decreased slightly between 2007 and 2015, (-1%/year) and increased slightly in 2016 to 82 TWh in 2016. Electricity consumption had increased quite rapidly until 2007 (2.3%/year, on average, between 1990 and 2007).

The share of industry in electricity consumption...

Renewable in % electricity production

In accordance with the Directive on the promotion of renewables, renewables will have to represent 38% of final consumption in 2020 (including 33% of electricity consumption by 2020 and 20% of transport consumption). The objective is to increase the consumption of renewables by 40% by 2025....

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)
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