Germany: Fossil fuels electricity capacity

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 Germany

Fossil fuels electricity capacity, million kilowatts

 Latest value 98.31
 Year 2021
 Measure million kilowatts
 Data availability 1991 - 2021
 Average 85.83
 Min - Max 74.87 - 102.18
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1991 to 2021. The average value for Germany during that period was 85.83 million kilowatts with a minimum of 74.87 million kilowatts in 2003 and a maximum of 102.18 million kilowatts in 2018. The latest value from 2021 is 98.31 million kilowatts. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 189 countries is 23.45 million kilowatts. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Germany - Fossil fuels electricity capacity - Recent values chart

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Germany - Fossil fuels electricity capacity - historical chart - 1991-2021




Definition: Installed capacity to produce electricity from fossil fuels including oil, coal, and natural gas.


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