Electricity generation in Ireland


Generation mix for Ireland averaged over 2019

FuelFraction 
Fossil57%
Wind40%
Hydro4%
Solar0%
Biomass+Waste0%
Nuclear0%

Net Exports

1%

  • Exports electricity at night and imports it during the day.
  • Demand variations are handled by variation in fossil fuel generation.

Evolution of Fuel Mix


Demand Variations during Week (2018)


Diurnal Variations (2018)


Seasonal Variations (Average 2016-2018)