New Zealand

2016 New Zealand Key Figures
Population: 4.69 million
GDP growth rate: 3.95 %/year
Energy independence: 78.6%
Total consumption/GDP:* 97.6 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 7.09 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 6.82%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Energy consumption per capita is high, at 4.4 toe and around 8 400 kWh for electricity in 2016.

Between 2010 and 2015, energy consumption has been increasing by 2.4%/year, reaching 21 Mtoe. It remained relatively stable in 2016.


New Zealand energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

The crude oil and condensate production was 1.8 Mt in 2016. After a rapid decrease between 2009 and 2012 (-10%/year), production has remained relatively stable between 1.8 and 2.1 Mt since 2012.

In 2016, the top 5 oil and condensate fields are Maari, Pohokura, Maui, Tui, and Maui. Maari...

Asia Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

NZEECS (2017-2022) has set a renewable energy target of 90% for electricity by 2025, compared to the current 80%.

Through the National Policy Statement for Renewable Electricity Generation (NPS REG), which took effect in 2011 and which is scheduled to end in 2021, councils have to make...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)
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