Energy Efficiency Indicators for Public Electricity Production from Fossil Fuels: An International Energy Agency (IEA) Information Paper in Support of the Group of Eight (G8) Plan of Action


International Energy Agency
Peter Taylor
Olivier Lavagne d'Ortigue
Nathalie Trudeau
Michel Francoeur
1 July 2008

This paper presents a set of indicators that are used to analyse the energy efficiency of electricity production from fossil fuels on a global level and for a number of key countries and regions. The analysis is based on International Energy Agency (IEA) statistics and includes public electricity plants and public combined heat and power (CHP) plants.