Finland

2014 Finland Key Figures
Population: 5.46 million
GDP growth rate: -0.4 %/year
Energy independence: 55.6%
Total consumption/GDP:* 91.6 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 8.85 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 3.00%
* 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 much higher share of energy-intensive industries in the...

Finland energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil supplies are primarily ensured by imports, in particular crude oil (more than 80%). In 2014, 78% of crude oil came from Russia, 10% from Norway and 4% from the European Union. Finland is a net exporter of oil products (8.3 Mt exported in 2014, compared to 5.7 Mt imported), mainly to the...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil consumption has been decreasing since 2006 (-2.9%/year) and reached 8 Mt in 2014. According to preliminary statistics, oil product consumption reached 7.7 Mt in 2015.

Transport is the largest consuming sector for oil products, although its share is relatively modest (46% in 2014)....

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Gas consumption has been decreasing since 2003 (-40% between 2003 and 2014), with sharp drops in 2011, 2012 and 2014. This trend continued in 2015 (mild temperatures, as in 2014) and gas consumption contracted by 11%.

CHP power plants usually consume half of the gas but that share fell to...

EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Total coal, lignite and peat consumption fell by 34% between 2010 and 2014. Cheap coal prices contributed to a 3% increase in consumption in 2013 and in the first nine months of 2014, coal consumption rose by 10% compared to the same period of 2013.

The power sector is the main consumer...

 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Electricity consumption has decreased slightly since 2007, reaching 81 TWh in 2014. Preliminary figures indicate a 1.1% decrease in 2015, due to a 0.9% decline in electricity consumption from industry (-1.7% for the pulp and paper sector) and a 1% decline in the consumption of other sectors....

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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