Net electricity generation in New Zealand
1974–2016, thousands of Gigawatt Hours
Net generation: includes generation from cogeneration plants.
1 Gigawatt Hour (GWh) = 0.0036 Petajoules (PJ).
Solar energy: Distributed Solar PV Generation has been estimated using Electricity Authority data.
Waste heat: includes heat from chemical processes (e.g. fertiliser industry).
Total Renewables: Hydro, Geothermal, Biogas, Wood, Wind, and Solar
Data provided by
Energy in New Zealand: Electricity December 2016
How to find the data
Under the 'Download the data tables' section, click on the hyperlink 'Data tables for electricity'
Import & extraction details
File as imported: Energy in New Zealand: Electricity December 2016
From the dataset Energy in New Zealand: Electricity December 2016, this data was extracted:
- Sheet: Table 2
- Provided: 516 data points
This data forms the table Energy - Annual electricity generation (GWh) 1974–2016.
Dataset originally released on:
March 15, 2017