Three-quarters of Dutch concerned about impact of climate changeArticles
Almost all Dutch people aged 18 and over believe the climate is changing; 6 percent do not believe in climate change or are unsure.
Electricity balance sheet; supply and consumptionFigures
Electricity, production by energy source, import, export and consumption
International trade; import and export value, SITC (3 digits), countriesFigures
Import, export value and trade balance of goods; SITC (3 digits) and countries.
11 percent of energy consumption from renewable sources in 2020Articles
In 2020, renewable energy accounted for 11.1 percent of total Dutch energy consumption.
Renewable electricity; production and capacityFigures
Production and capacity of renewable energy Hydro power, wind energy, solar energy, biomass
Producer Price Index (PPI); output and importprices by product, 2015=100Figures
Price Index numbers (excluding excise) and month and year development Market and product according to product nomenclature ProdCom
Dutch environmental sector continues to grow steadilyArticles
The Dutch environmental sector represented a value added of 18.8 billion euros in 2019, contributing approximately 2.3 percent to gross domestic product (GDP).
Energy balance sheet; supply, transformation and consumptionFigures
Energy, supply, transformation, consumption, final consumption Natural gas, electricity, petroleum, hard coal, renewable energy, heat
Electricity; production and means of productionFigures
Production of electricity and heat. Input of fuels. Installed capacity. By sector, installation type and Combined Heat and Power.
Dutch government policy from the perspective of the SDGsArticles
In May 2016 the Dutch Cabinet presented its approach to implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Netherlands.
Green electricity production up by 40 percentArticles
In 2020, electricity production from renewable sources increased by 40 percent year-on-year.
The Netherlands in Numbers, 2020Publications
The Netherlands in Numbers, 2020 is the successor to Trends in the Netherlands and the Statistical Yearbooks and Pocket Books.
Avoided use of fossil energy and emission of CO2Figures
Renewable energy;avoided use of fossil energy Renewable energy; avoided use of fossil energy
Electricity and heat; production and input by energy commodityFigures
Production of electricity and heat, input of energy commodities Central/decentral production, energy commodities
Energy balance sheet; supply and consumption, sectorFigures
Supply, consumption, energy transformation Energy commodities, sector
Renewable energy; final use and avoided use fossil energy,1990-2019Figures
Renewable energy, final use and avoided fossil energy and avoided CO2 wind, solar, hydro, geothermal energy, aerothermal heat and biomass
Renewable energy consumption up by 16 percentArticles
In 2019, renewable energy consumption in the Netherlands grew by 16 percent to 181 petajoules (PJ) relative to the previous year.
Sharp rise in green electricity productionArticles
In 2019, the Netherlands generated 18 percent more electricity from renewable sources than in the previous year. The increase was 11 percent in 2018.
One-third of electricity renewable on Caribbean islandsArticles
In 2018, the Caribbean Netherlands produced 136 million kWh of electricity. Of this amount, 45.1 million kWh came from renewable sources, equivalent to 33 percent of total electricity production.
Wind energy; electricity production, capacity and supply of wind, 2002-2019Figures
Production of electricity, capacity and supply of wind On land/ off shore
Share of renewable energy up to 7.4 percentArticles
In 2018, renewable energy sources accounted for 7.4 percent of total Dutch energy consumption, up from 6.6 percent one year previously. More than half of this increase was due to higher biomass consumption, mainly in the form of biodiesel and biogasoline.
Caribbean NL; housing, durable consumer goods and means of transportFigures
housing, television, mobile phone, pc, car sex, age and educational level
Mainly more green electricity from solar powerArticles
In 2018, the Netherlands generated 8 percent more electricity from renewable sources than in the previous year. Electricity production from solar power increased in particular.