Iran: Fossil fuels electricity generation

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 Iran

Fossil fuels electricity generation, billion kilowatthours

 Latest value 321.40
 Year 2021
 Measure billion kilowatthours
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 134.86
 Min - Max 15.70 - 321.40
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for Iran from 1980 to 2021. The average value for Iran during that period was 134.86 billion kilowatthours with a minimum of 15.7 billion kilowatthours in 1980 and a maximum of 321.4 billion kilowatthours in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 321.4 billion kilowatthours. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 189 countries is 88.99 billion kilowatthours. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Iran - Fossil fuels electricity generation - Recent values chart

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Iran - Fossil fuels electricity generation - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Billion kilowatthours of electricity generated from fossil fuels including oil, coal, and natural gas.

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