Thailand

2018 Thailand Key Figures
Population: 69.3 million
GDP growth rate: 4.60 %/year
Energy independence: 51.8%
Total consumption/GDP:* 92.2 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 3.87 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 5.92%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita consumption is stable since 2010, at2 toe in 2018; over the same period, per capita electricity consumption has been increasing (+10%) and reached 2 900 kWh in 2018.

Total energy consumption is growing rapidly (3.8%/year since 2000) and reached 142 Mtoe in 2018. Oil covers 41% of the country's needs, natural gas 25%, biomass 19%, and coal 11%.

Since 2000, the ...

Thailand energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

The production of liquid hydrocarbons (crude oil and NGL) represented approximately 1/4 of the demand in 2018. Production more than doubled between 2000 and 2012, from 7.7 Mt to 19 Mt. However, it started to decrease in 2013, reaching 17 Mt in 2018. Net imports of crude oil reached 51 Mt in 2018, compared to just 31 Mt in 2000. Thailand's net oil product exports stood at 6.5 Mt in ...

Asia Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

According to the current Alternative Energy Development Plan (AEDP; 2015-2036), the main elements are: increase power generation from solid waste, biomass and biogas to support farmers and communities; set up targets for provincial renewable development; more generation from wind and solar if they are competitive with LNG and provide incentives in the form of FiTs, investment grants and an ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

The country submitted its first NDC in 2016, which targets a reduction in GHG emissions by 20% compared to the BAU level in 2030 and by 25% subject to technology transfer and financial support.

Total CO2 emissions from fuel combustion more than tripled between 1990 and 2013. Those emissions have stopped increasing since then and were 268 MtCO2 in 2018.

Graph: CO2-ENERGY ...

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