United Kingdom: Hydroelectricity generation

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 United Kingdom

Hydroelectricity generation, billion kilowatthours

 Latest value 5.01
 Year 2021
 Measure billion kilowatthours
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 4.85
 Min - Max 3.23 - 6.75
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for the United Kingdom from 1980 to 2021. The average value for the United Kingdom during that period was 4.85 billion kilowatthours with a minimum of 3.23 billion kilowatthours in 2003 and a maximum of 6.75 billion kilowatthours in 2020. The latest value from 2021 is 5.01 billion kilowatthours. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 190 countries is 22.18 billion kilowatthours. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
United Kingdom - Hydroelectricity generation - recent values

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United Kingdom - Hydroelectricity generation - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Hydroelectric generation excludes generation from hydroelectric pumped storage.


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