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2016 Q1 electricity statistics

Published on: April 19, 2016

Original title: 2016年1-3月全国电力工业统计数据一览表
Links: Original source (in Chinese) (link). Same statistics for (Q1 2017) (Q1 2016) (Q1 2015) (Q1 2014) (Q1 2013) (Q1 2012) (Q1 2011) (Q1 2010) (Q1 2009).

2016 Q1 electric power industry statistics

Indicator Unit Year to date YoY change (±, % or % point)
National total power production GWh 1,355,100 1.8
Of which: Hydropower GWh 203,300 17.5
Thermal power GWh 1,049,300 -2.2
Nuclear power GWh 47,100 33.4
Wind power GWh 56,100 21
National total power consumption GWh 1,352,400 3.2
Of which: primary industry power cons. GWh 18,400 7.8
Secondary industry power cons. GWh 929,100 0.2
--- --- Of which: industrial power cons. GWh 912,100 0.2
Of which: light industry power cons. GWh 149,400 4.3
Heavy industry power cons. GWh 762,700 -0.6
Tertiary industry power cons. GWh 194,000 10.9
Household power cons. GWh 210,800 10.8
Total installed capacity (units >6MW) MW 1,493,600 11.7
Of which: Hydropower MW 278,540 5
Thermal power MW 1,009,250 9.3
Nuclear power MW 28,140 33.7
Wind power MW 134,070 33.2
Coal cons. (avg.) g/kWh 304 -3.8
Transmission and distribution losses % 5.3 0.7
National heat supply TJ 1,397,230 12.2
Coal consumed for national heat supply kt 81,790 9.2
National power supply GWh 1,135,300 1.95
National power sales GWh 1,074,600 1.2
National transmission and distribution losses GWh 60,700 17.1
Full load hours (national avg.) hours 886 -74
Of which:Hydro power hours 691 82
Thermal power hours 1,006 -108
Nuclear power hours 1,646 7
Wind power hours 422 -61
Power plant own consumption (nat. avg.) % 4.9 -0.4
Of which:Hydro power % 0.4 0.1
Thermal power % 5.7 -0.2
Completed investment in power projects Million RMB 46,400 -14.9
Of which:Hydro power Million RMB 10,600 -20.5
Thermal power Million RMB 12,600 -19.5
Nuclear power Million RMB 9,000 -5.7
Completed investment in power grid construction projects Million RMB 83,700 40.8
Installed generation capacity, additions MW 28,150 1008
Of which:Hydro power MW 1,590 -0.1
Thermal power MW 17,460 752
New 220 kV and above substation equipment capacity (AC) MVA 58,890 814
Network length (>220 kV), additions km 6,391 -978

Note: source of data is the NEA, and publicly available statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics。

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