Renewable energy; consumption by energy source, technology and applicationFigures
Renewable energy; final consumption energy sources/techniques, energy application
Lower renewable energy share despite more solar and wind energyArticles
In 2021, renewable energy accounted for 12 percent of total energy consumption in the Netherlands.
Renewable electricity; production and capacityFigures
Production and capacity of renewable energy Hydro power, wind energy, solar energy, biomass
Extraction of energyOther
Taking energy providers from nature. In the energy statistics the term extraction is also used for the production of steam by splitting uranium in nuclear plants. Also the production of electricity by...
global radiation energyOther
The quantity of energy transformed to heat from solar and sky radiation
Avoided use of fossil energy and emission of CO2Figures
Renewable energy; avoided use of fossil energy energy sources/techniques, energy application
What is renewable energy?Other
Renewable energy, also called sustainable or green energy, comes from natural processes that are constantly replenished.
An innovative way to estimate solar energy yieldsOther
An innovative way to estimate solar energy yields
Energy balance sheet; supply, transformation and consumptionFigures
Energy, supply, transformation, consumption, final consumption Natural gas, electricity, petroleum, hard coal, renewable energy, heat
Electricity and heat; production and input by energy commodityFigures
Production of electricity and heat, input of energy commodities Central/decentral production, energy commodities
Environmental sector keeps growing in importanceArticles
In 2021, the Dutch environmental sector represented a value added of 22.3 billion euros, contributing roughly 2.6 percent to gross domestic product (GDP).
Electricity balance sheet; supply and consumptionFigures
Electricity, production by energy source, import, export and consumption
Energy balance sheet; supply and consumption, sectorFigures
Supply, consumption, energy transformation Energy commodities, sector
Deep learning for solar panel detectionOther
How to improve the estimate of the total amount of solar energy generated in the Netherlands. One of these projects is Deep Solaris. In this project, we evaluated several Deep Learning methods to automatically...
Automatically detect solar panels with aerial photosOther
Solar power is an important renewable energy source. This article explains the research conducted by Statistics Netherlands to map the numbers and locations of solar panels more accurately using deep learning...
More electricity from renewable sources, less from fossil sourcesArticles
In 2021, electricity production declined by 2.2 billion kWh year on year, to 117.9 billion kWh.
Follow-up study on detection of solar panels from earth observationOther
Earth observation by planes and satellites provide imagery data that may complement survey and register data.
More and more renewable energy from biomassArticles
In 2020, the consumption of energy from biomass resources such as biogas, biopetrol, the green part of household waste or wood products rose by 10 percent on the previous year, reaching a total of 119...
Environmental goods and services sector, activities; national accountsFigures
Environmental activities, environmental domain, environmental services EGSS, environmental sector, recycling