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Gross electricity production in Germany from 2015 to 2017
Energy sources2015201620171
Billion kWh%Billion kWh%Billion kWh%

1 Preliminary data.

2 Production in run-of-river power plants and storage power plants as well as
production from natural inflow in pumped storage power plants.

3 Only production from biogenic share of household waste (about 50 %).
Source: Arbeitsgemeinschaft Energiebilanzen (AGEB). Effective: 21. December 2017.

Gross electricity production, total646.9100649.1100654.2100
Nuclear energy91.814.284.613.075.911.6
Hard coal117.718.2112.217.394.214.4
Natural gas62.09.681.312.586.013.1
Mineral oil products6.
Renewable energy sources187.429.0188.329.0216.633.1
Wind power79.212.378.612.1105.516.1
Water power219.02.920.
Biomass energy44.66.945.06.945.57.0
Photovoltaic energy38.
Household waste35.
Other energy sources27.

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