2016 Russia Key Figures
Population: 144 million
GDP growth rate: -0.8 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 84.9 (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 2016. Per capita electricity consumption is around 6 100 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 has been increasing slowly since 2004 (1.4%/year), reaching 547 Mt in 2015. In 2016, Russia was the world's second largest crude oil producer, after Saudi Arabia.

Russia is the world's second largest oil exporter. Net exports of crude oil have been fluctuating between 220-...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil product consumption has remained stable since 2012 (159 Mt in 2016). Transport is the main consuming sector with 39% of total oil products, ahead of industry (34%, including non-energy uses) and the residential-tertiary-agriculture sector (11%).



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 (423 bcm in 2016).

Gas is mainly consumed in the electricity sector (47%, 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) and rose slowly to close to 210 Mt in 2016. 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...

 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Total electricity consumption has remained stable since 2012 (increased by 2%/year, on average, between 2000 and 2012, reaching 875 TWh, and then stabilised (887 TWh in 2016).

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

Renewable in % electricity production

In 2014, the Government set a target of a 2.5% share of renewables in electricity generation by 2020 (State Programme on Energy Efficiency and Energy Development), corresponding to about 14.7 GW worth of new renewable capacities by 2020. This target has not been reached so far in 2017 and will...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In 2015, Russia submitted to the UNFCCC its 2030 intended National Determined Contribution (iNDC), which aims to limit GHG emissions to 70-75% of 1990 levels by the year 2030 (presidential decree N°752). However, Russia has not yet submitted its NDC (...

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