CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS
Eurostat's Concepts and Definitions Database

 

Term
Hydro (code RA100)
Term extension
Energy
Definition
Potential and kinetic energy of water converted into electricity in hydroelectric plants. Hydro is a product aggregate equal to the sum of pure hydro plants, mixed hydro plants and pure pumped storage plants.
Context
Hydro RA100 =
+ RA110 Pure hydro power
+ RA120 Mixed hydro power
+ RA130 Pumped hydro power
Remark
Current Eurostat dissemination code: RA100
Old Eurostat dissemination code: 5510
Standard International Energy Product Classification (SIEC): Class
SDMX (CL_SIEC_E): RA100
Source
Regulation (EC) No 1099/2008 on energy statistics
Hyperlink
https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/ALL/?uri=CELEX:32008R1099
Other link(s)
Relationships between products and flows of energy balances
Related terms
Term Term extension    
  • Pure pumped storage plants (code RA130)
  • Energy View
  • Mixed hydro plants (code RA120)
  • Energy View
  • Pure hydro plants (code RA110)
  • Energy View
  • Renewables and biofuels (code RA000)
  • Energy View
    Statistical theme(s)
  • Environment and Energy
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