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Australian energy mix by state and territory 2021-22

Australian energy mix by state and territory 2021-22 chart
The figure shows the percentage composition of energy use in each state and territory, by fuel type, in 2021-22. The energy mix varies between states and territories.

Coal provided more than one-third of primary energy used in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland in 2021-22, while natural gas provided more than half of primary energy used in Western Australia and the Northern Territory. Renewables accounted for 46% of the primary energy mix in Tasmania.

Oil was at least one-third of energy consumption across all states, and one quarter of energy consumption in the Northern Territory.

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  NSW VIC QLD WA SA TAS NT AUS
Coal 41.9 34.2 35.0 9.4 8.0 8.3 0.0 28.4
Oil 42.3 36.7 35.8 33.8 43.7 37.4 24.7 37.3
Gas 9.2 22.9 20.8 54.5 35.1 6.8 74.4 27.4
Renewables 6.6 6.3 8.5 2.3 13.2 47.5 0.9 7.0

 

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