CO2 Emissions in European Countries

The CO2 emitted during electricity generation is very different according to fuel type, with production from fossil fuel clearly producing most. The calculations used on this website use the values for each fuel type as published by the IPCC in 2014 as presented here: Contents.

NB. The small countries with large wind+solar fractions in generation, in particular Denmark, have a large dependence on imports/exports for load balancing.