Brazil: hydropower consumption 1998-2018, in oil equivalent

Hydropower consumption in Brazil amounted to 87.7 million metric tons of oil equivalent in 2018, up from 83.9 million tons a year earlier. During the displayed period, the consumption of hydropower in the country peaked in 2011, reaching almost 97 million metric tons of oil equivalent. In 2018, hydropower accounted for nearly 65 percent of Brazil's electricity generation.

Hydropower consumption in Brazil from 1998 to 2018

Consumption in million Mtoe
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Premium Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Premium Account

only $59 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

Brazil

Survey time period

1998 to 2018

Supplementary notes

Figures prior 2008 were found in previous versions of the report.
According to the source the data is based on gross primary hydroelectric generation and not accounting for cross-border electricity supply. Converted on the basis of thermal equivalence assuming 38% conversion efficiency in a thermal power station.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Hydropower industry"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.