SDG 7 · Indicator

CO₂ emissions from fuel combustion for electricity and heating per total electricity output

MtCO₂/TWh


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Description

A measure of the carbon intensity of energy production, calculated by dividing CO₂ emissions from the combustion of fuel by electricity output.

Long-Term Objective

Technical Optimum

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 0.

Reference

IEA

CO₂ emissions from fuel combustion for electricity and heating per total electricity output

MtCO₂/TWh
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Bangladesh

Brazil

China

India

Indonesia

Mexico

Nigeria

Pakistan

Russian Federation

United States

Source: IEA

CO₂ emissions from fuel combustion for electricity and heating per total electricity output