Energy consumption

The figures below are excluding business area Sandvik Materials Technology, now Alleima.

The tables show total energy consumption for Sandvik, broken down by renewable and non-renewable energy sources.

Energy consumption by energy types

Total energy consumption
Unit 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
MWh 1,060,775 1,091,817 1,097,021 1,052,244 913,270 1,022,563
TJ 3,819 3,931 3,949 3,788 3,288 3,681

Non-renewable energy

Split by energy types


Fuel, MWh
Total non-renewable fuels 425,484 437,781 426,572 399,047 328,333 365,850
Energy type 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Diesel 89,307 88,390 91,781 91,034 77,491 80,636
Gasoline 69,700 70,134 64,052 55,774 35,611 36,280
HFO 1,304 1,372 1,219 1,272 942 2,400
LFO 15,117 13,414 12,063 9,695 7,085 9,760
LPG, mobile 901 564 523 578 481 506
LPG stationary 10,056 10,407 12,833 11,779 8,770 10,349
NPG 239,100 253,500 244,101 228,915 197,953 225,919
Grid electricity, MWh
Total non-renewable
Grid electricity
376,981 387,602 394,502 386,617 341,048 304,513
Energy type 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Heat/steam, MWh
Total non-renewable heat/steam (net) 30,619 29,968 29,614 38,116 30,949 39,253
Fuel type 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
District heating 40,674 38,128 38,175 47,969 41,383  48,730
District heating offset –10,055 –8,160 –8,561 –9,853 –10,433 –9,477

Renewable energy

All renewable energy types, MWh
Total renewable energy 227,691 236,466 246,332 228,463 212,939 312,060
Energy type 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
District heating 2,649 2,449 4,094 168 1,018 168
District heating offset - - - - - -
Ethanol - - - 494 668 642
Grid electricity 225,043 234,017 241,229 225,478 208,352 307,522
HVO - - - - - 153
Own-produced renewable electricity - - 1,010 2,323 2,902 3,574