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Fuel Mix Disclosure

Below, you’ll find the breakdown of the fuel sources we use to supply electricity. You can also see the associated environmental impact over the preceding year. Simply put, this tells you what the electricity you use is made from, and what CO2 emissions it creates. The Commission for Regulation of Utilities requires all electricity suppliers to provide this information to customers.

Electric Ireland Disclosure Label

Applicable Period: January 2020 to December 2020

Electricity supplied
has been sourced from
the following fuels

Electricity Supplied by
Electric Ireland (All-island)
(% of total)

Average for All-Island
Market for comparison
(% of total)

Coal 0.5% 3.0%
Natural Gas 34.3% 35.8%
Renewables 63.7% 57.9%
Peat 0.6% 2.1%
Other 0.9% 1.2%
Total 100% 100%
Environmental impact
CO2 Emissions 179 gCO2/kWh 236 gCO2/kWh


Your specific fuel mix may differ to the fuel mix shown above because Electric Ireland offer 100% Green Electricity Products.

Further information on specific fuel mixes is provided in the table below:

Electric Ireland All-Island Fuel Mix for Green and Standard Electricity Customers

Applicable Period: January 2020 to December 2020

Electricity supplied
has been sourced from
the following fuels

100% Green
Electricity Customers

Standard Electricity
Customers

Annual FMD Supplier
Mix
Coal 0.0% 0.7% 0.5%
Natural Gas 0.0% 33.8% 34.3%
Renewables 100.0% 63.4% 63.7%
PSO 18.8% 29.7% -
Non PSO 81.2% 70.3% -
Peat 0.0% 0.9% 0.6%
Other 0.0% 1.3% 0.9%
Total 100% 100% 100%
Environmental impact
CO2 Emissions 0 gCO2/kWh 194 gCO2/kWh 179 gCO2/kWh
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