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2018 Q2 Electricity and energy statistics

Published on: July 19, 2018

Original title: 2018年1-6月全国电力工业统计数据一览表
Links: Original source (in Chinese) (link). Same statistics for (Q2 20167) (Q2 2016) (Q2 2015) (Q2 2014) (Q2 2013) (Q2 2012) (Q2 2011) (Q2 2010) (Q2 2009).


[* Thermal is a combination of coal, gas, oil, and biomass; these sources are not split out in the statistics provided by the CEC]

2018 Q2 National electric power industry statistics

Indicator Unit Year to date YoY change (±, % or % point)
National total power production GWh 3,194,500 8.3
Of which: Hydropower GWh 461,800 2.9
Thermal power GWh 2,388,700 8.0
Nuclear power GWh 130,000 12.7
Wind power GWh 191,700 28.6
National total power consumption GWh 3,229,100 9.4
Of which: primary industry power cons. GWh 32,800 10.3
Secondary industry power cons. GWh 2,233,600 7.6
--- --- Of which: industrial power cons. GWh 2,198,400 7.5
Tertiary industry power cons. GWh 507,100 14.7
Household power cons. GWh 455,500 13.2
Total installed capacity (units >6MW) MW 1,730,580 6.2
Of which: Hydropower MW 300,420 2.7
Thermal power MW 1,108,050 4.1
Nuclear power MW 36,940 6.4
Wind power MW 170,960 11.3
Coal cons. (avg.) g/kWh 308 -1
Transmission and distribution losses % 5.8 -0.2
National heat supply TJ 2,412,610 10.3
Coal consumed for national heat supply kt 142,050 12.4
National power supply GWh 2,779,000 10.7
National power sales GWh 2,618,900 11
National transmission and distribution losses GWh 160,100 6.4
Full load hours (national avg.) hours 1858 68
Of which:Hydro power hours 1505 -9
Thermal power hours 2,126 116
Nuclear power hours 3,548 141
Wind power hours 1143 159
Power plant own consumption (nat. avg.) % 4.8 0.12
Of which:Hydro power % 0.3 -0.02
Thermal power % 5.9 0.19
Completed investment in power projects Million RMB 97,000 -7.3
Of which:Hydro power Million RMB 22,300 4.1
Thermal power Million RMB 29,500 -5.5
Nuclear power Million RMB 20,400 11.6
Completed investment in power grid construction projects Million RMB 203,600 -15.1
Installed generation capacity, additions MW 52,110 155
Of which:Hydro power MW 2,490 -315
Thermal power MW 15,150 94
New 220 kV and above substation equipment capacity (AC) MVA 149,810 351
Network length (>220 kV), additions km 22,396 -371

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

Additional statistics from NBS:

Original title: 2018年6月份规模以上工业增加值增长6.0%
Links: Original source (in Chinese) (link).

January-June
Amount YoY Increase
(%)
Vehicles 1000 units 14,301 3.5
Of which:Sedan 1000 units 5,834 5.6
Sport utility vehicles (SUV) 1000 units 4,827 3.6
Of which:“New Energy Vehicles" 1000 units 476 88.1
Generators (power generation equipment) MW 54,330 -9.7
Raw coal kt 1,696,590 3.9
Coking coal kt 212,000 -3.2
Crude oil kt 94,090 -2
Crude oil processing capacity kt 299,610 8.9
Natural gas Million cubic meter 77,500 4.6
Power production GWh 3,194,500 8.3
Thermal power production GWh 2,388,700 8.0
 Hydro power production GWh 461,800 2.9
Nuclear power production GWh 130,000 12.7
 Wind power production GWh 171,300 22.9
 Solar power production GWh 42,700 24.5
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