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Fuel Mix Disclosure

Here is the breakdown of the fuel sources we use to supply electricity and the associated environmental impact over the preceding year. Simply put, this tells you what the electricity you use is made from, and what emissions it creates.

Electric Ireland Disclosure Label

Applicable Period: January 2019 to December 2019

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 2.4% 2.6%
Natural Gas 49.6% 37.9%
Renewables 42.9% 54.0%
Peat 3.9% 4.3%
Other 1.1% 1.2%
Total 100% 100%
Environmental impact
CO2 Emissions 300 gCO2/kWh 254 gCO2/kWh

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