Taiwanese power generation totalled 16TWh in October, down 1.7% m-o-m but still was 4.2% higher y-o-y. Coal-fired generation increased to 5.9TWh, up 1.5% m-o-m and up 10.8% y-o-y. Gas-fired generation totalled 6.2TWh, down 8.3% m-o-m but still was 9.8% higher y-o-y. Oil-fired generation declined to 1TWh, down 1.8% m-o-m and down 18.8% y-o-y. Nuclear power generation increased to 2.1TWh in October, up 3.8% m-o-m and up 1.8% y-o-y.
Taiwan’s power generation increased to 151.7TWh over the Jan.-October period, up 3.9% y-o-y. Coal-fired generation increased to 58.1TWh, up 12.5% y-o-y. Gas-fired power output increased to 59TWh, up 15.5% y-o-y. Oil-fired generation increased to 9.8TWh, up 27% y-o-y. On the other hand, nuclear power generation decreased to 17.4TWh, down 35.3% y-o-y.