Share of Renewable Electricity

 

Table 2: Share of RES-E in the EU (2005-2009)

EU-27

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009*

2010 target**

Share of RES-E

14.9%

15.1%

15.8%

16.6%

19.9%

21%

Gross Electricity Generation (TWh)

3310

3353

3367

3374

3042

 

RES Electricity Production (TWh)

493

506

531

560

608

 

Source: EREC based on Eurostat
* preliminary data
** indicative target for the EU-27 of the Directive 2001/77/EC on RES-E

Figure 2: Share of RES-E in the EU (2005-2009)

Source: EREC based on Eurostat