Hungary, 67.9 % of primary domestic energy consumption was provided by primary fossil fuels

, SEE Energy News

According to the annual energy statistics report of the Hungarian Energy and Public Utilities Regulatory Office (MEKH), in 2021, 67.9 % of primary domestic energy consumption was provided by primary fossil fuels.

Some 15.2 % was provided by nuclear energy, 11.7 % by primary renewable energy sources, and 4 % by electricity imports. The remaining 1.2 % came from non-renewable waste and energy from other sources.

Regarding fossil fuels, the use of coal and coal products decreased by 18.3 %.

On the other hand the use of petroleum and petroleum products increased by 8.7 % and natural gas by 6.1 % compared to the previous year .