Natural gas, electricity; supplies national grid to construction, services

Natural gas, electricity; supplies national grid to construction, services

Sector/branch (SIC2008) Periods Natural gas, delivered (mln m3) Electricity, delivered (mln kWh)
F Construction 2020* 109 963
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering 2020* 1,441 16,504
G Wholesale and retail trade 2020* 667 7,972
H Transportation and storage 2020* 327 5,543
I Accommodation and food serving 2020* 446 2,990
J Information and communication 2020* 39 4,400
K-L Financial services and real estate 2020* 205 2,119
K Financial institutions 2020* 106 1,176
L Renting, buying, selling real estate 2020* 99 943
M-N Business services 2020* 212 2,012
M Other specialised business services 2020* 152 1,421
N Renting and other business support 2020* 61 591
O-Q Government and care 2020* 1,122 7,533
O Public administration and services 2020* 216 2,891
P Education 2020* 266 1,365
Q Health and social work activities 2020* 641 3,276
R-U Culture, recreation, other services 2020* 335 1,767
R Culture, sports and recreation 2020* 179 1,247
S Other service activities 2020* 150 472
U Extraterritorial organisations 2020* 6 48
Source: CBS.
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Table description

This table shows figures on the supply of electricity and natural gas through the public grid to companies in the branches F-U of the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC 2008) including the supply to industrial grids. In-house electricity production for private use only is not included in these figures.

The figures are based on data provided by the operators of the public electricity and natural gas grids in the Netherlands. All Dutch grid operators have provided relevant data.

Data available from:

Status of the figures:
The status of the figures from 2010 to 2019 definite. The status of the figures over 2020 is provisional.

Changes as of October 2021:
Definite figures of 2019 and provisional figures of 2020 have been added.

When will new figures be published?
Definite figures over 2020 and provisional figures over 2021 will be published in the 3th quarter of 2022.

Description topics

Natural gas, delivered
Delivered natural gas via the public grid.

The grid of national natural gas distribution company Gas Transport Services (GTS), the grid of Zebragas and the regional distribution companies of natural gas.

Natural gas is gaseous fuel of natural origin mainly consisting of methane. This results from the same process that leads to the formation of crude oil. Natural gas is liquefied for transport over long distances by ship.
Electricity, delivered
Delivered electricity via the public grid.

The grid of national electricity distribution company TenneT and the regional distribution companies of electricity.

Electricity is a flow of electrons used to light lamps or to operate washing machines. Electrons are elementary particles in an atom with a negative charge that flow by a potential difference.