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Indicator 7.2.1: Renewable energy share in the total final energy consumption

Renewable energy share in the total final energy consumption

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

Indicator available

LADWP Power Supply Since 2003

Indicator description

LADWP power supply by category

Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Unit of measurement

Percentage of Total Power Supply

Definitions

Renewables include biomass, geothermal, and solar. The data available only covers the years 2003-2015. For years 2016 and 2017, data was gathered from LADWP presentation (https://lachamber.com/clientuploads/EWE_committee/11.16.18_Presentation.pdf)

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Disaggregation Categories
WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment

WCCD 7.4: Percentage of total energy derived from renewable sources, as a share of the city’s total energy consumption.

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Metadata last updated 2019-08-27: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window
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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Renewable energy share in the total final energy consumption

Indicator number

7.2.1

Target name

By 2030, increase substantially the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix

Target number

7.2

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

1

UN custodian agency

International Energy Agency (IEA) United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) United Nations’ inter-agency mechanism on energy (UN Energy) and the SE4ALL Global Tracking Framework Consortium

Link to UN metadata United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (PDF 216 KB) opens in a new window
Organisation

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

Periodicity
Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Link to data source Los Angeles Open Data: LADWP Power Supply Since 2003 opens in a new window
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