Gas is growing in importance in Greece

Gas increased its share of Greece's electricity mix to 28% in 2016 and produced 15% of the primary energy supply Gas increased its share of Greece's electricity mix to 28% in 2016 and produced 15% of the primary energy supply.
By Silvia Favasuli 3 November 2017 0 28231
Share of gas in electricity generated in Greece.

The share of gas in Greece’s electricity mix has increased over the past few years, according to International Energy Agency (IEA) data. Gas represented only 14% of electricity generated in the country in 2005, but the share rose to 28% in 2016 – although the effects of the 2008 economic crisis caused some fluctuations. Electricity demand fell by 16% from 2008 to 2016 because of the economic crisis. In 2016, gas represented 15% of...

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