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Generation Sri Lanka (GWh)
   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
CEB Hydro 2,726.7 6,010.1 3,649.7 4,904.4 3,481.9
Thermal, CEB, IPP and Hired 8,416.5 4,819.7 7,944.3 6,800.7 9,630.0
CEB Wind 2.3 2.3 2.1 1.1 2.1
New Renewable Energy 733.3 1,168.7 1,215.4 1,466.0 1,157.8
Net-metered Projects 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Self-Generation By Customers 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Off-Grid, Conventional 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Off-Grid, Non-Conventional 18.8 18.8 18.8 18.8 18.8
Gross Generation Sri Lanka 11,897.6 12,019.6 12,830.3 13,191.0 14,290.7
Total Losses in Sri Lanka
   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
T&D Loss (GWh) 1,192.1 1,201.0 1,439.2 924.0 997.4
Power Plant Own Use (GWh) 296.3 264.1 407.7 565.0 631.3
Total Own Use and Loss (GWh) 1,488.4 1,465.2 1,847.0 1,489.0 1,628.7
Total Own Use and Loss (% of Gross Gen) 12.5 12.2 14.4 11.3 11.4
Total Electricity Use (CEB+LECO+Self+Off-Grid)(GWh)
   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Domestic 4,064.7 4,012.9 4,051.1 4,444.8 4,810.6
Religious 63.3 66.6 72.1 76.4 84.2
Industrial 3,528.0 3,590.2 3,758.2 3,880.1 4,148.9
Commercial 2,614.1 2,752.1 2,985.2 3,178.9 3,535.5
Street Lighting 139.1 132.6 135.3 160.7 135.7
Total Electricity Use Sri Lanka (GWh)
   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Total Electricity Use Sri Lanka (GWh) 10,409.2 10,554.5 11,001.9 11,740.9 12,715.0
Fuel Used for Electricity Generation
   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Fuel Oil (HSFO 180 CST) - mn l 561.8 295.4 301.1 70.8 188.0
Coal 624.9 677.6 1,363.6 1,880.0 2,004.0
Residual Fuel (HSFO 380 CST) - mn l 268.5 159.2 186.6 83.6 199.3
Diesel (million litres) 430.0 89.7 302.2 98.5 389.8
Fuel Oil (LSFO 180 CST)-million litres 267.0 95.8 122.7 152.3 139.4
Naphtha (million litres) 90.9 104.5 132.7 144.7 180.0
   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Total Installed Capacity in the Grid (MW) 3,368.1 3,293.9 4,043.6 3,947.6 4,013.1
System Peak Demand (MW) 2,146.0 2,164.2 2,151.7 2,283.4 2,452.9
System Load Factor (%) 63.2 63.3 68.1 66.0 66.7
System Reserve Margin (%) 56.9 52.2 87.9 72.9 63.6
Share of NRE in Grid Generation (%) 6.2 9.7 9.5 11.1 8.1