Russia

2015 Russia Key Figures
Population: 144 million
GDP growth rate: -3.7 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 84.1 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 10.6 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 10.9%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Total per capita consumption reached 4.8 toe in 2015. Per capita electricity consumption is around 6 000 kWh.

Total energy consumption increased by 1.5%/year between 2000 and 2012, when it reached 739 Mtoe. It has been decreasing slightly since then due to the economic crisis and reached...

Russia energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production increased strongly between 1999 and 2004 (+8.5%/year) and has been increasing more slowly since then (1.4%/year), reaching 533 Mt in 2015. In 2015, Russia was the world's second largest oil producer, after Saudi Arabia.

Russia is the world's second largest oil exporter. Net...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil product consumption increased from 2000 to 2012, and has remained stable since then (161 Mt in 2015). Transport is the main consuming sector with 40% of total oil products, ahead of industry (34%, including non-energy uses) and the residential-tertiary-agriculture sector (10%). The share of...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Gas consumption increased by 1.8%/year, on average, between 2000 and 2011, when it reached 476 bcm, and has decreased since then (430 bcm in 2015).

Gas is mainly consumed in the electricity sector (46%, i.e. substantially above its 2000 level of 39%). Industry represents 19% and the...

EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Coal consumption was at its lowest level ever in the years 2013-2015 (207 Mt in 2015). It dropped in the early 1990s and then remained stable until 2012, but it has decreased by 14% since then. The large majority of the coal is consumed in power plants (57% in 2015).

Graph: COAL...

 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Total electricity consumption increased by 2%/year, on average, between 2000 and 2012, reaching 875 TWh, and then stabilised (872 TWh in 2015).

Industry is the main electricity consumer with 38% of the total (decreasing since 2002 when it stood at 46%), ahead of the tertiary sector with...

Renewable in % electricity production

In 2009, the Government set a target of a 2.5% share of renewables in electricity generation by 2015 and 4.5% share by 2020, corresponding to about 14.7 GW worth of new renewable capacities by 2020. This target will probably not be reached, with about 1 GW currently planned or under construction...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

Russia ratified the Kyoto Protocol in 2004. In 2013, Russia set the goal of ensuring GHG emissions in 2020 do not exceed 75% of their 1990 level (Presidential Decree No. 752). In late March 2015, Russia submitted to the UNFCCC its intended National Determined Contribution (iNDC),...

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