Flag of Netherlands

Netherlands Energy Profile 2017

Home > Factbook > Countries > Netherlands

Electricity accesselectrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Electricity - production114.7 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption119.6 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports19.34 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports24.26 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity32 million kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels81.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels3.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources12.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production28,530 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports862,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - imports1.884 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - proved reserves144.7 million bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production1.553 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption868,700 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports2.148 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports1.83 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Natural gas - production47.46 billion cu m
note: the Netherlands has curbed gas production due to seismic activity in the province of Groningen, largest source of gas reserves (2016 est.)
Natural gas - consumption39.96 billion cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - exports53.65 billion cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - imports39.57 billion cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves940 billion cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy184.8 million Mt (2015 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

Energy Comparison