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Primary energy

The sum of energy embodied in the primary energy careers acquired directly from renewable and non-renewable resources. The energy careers that are acquired directly from the nature include: power coal (including the coal reclaimed from mine tips), coking coal, lignite, petroleum (including gasoline), high-methane natural gas (including gas gained from the methane drainage of coal mines), high-nitrogen natural gas, coal peat, firewood, solid and liquid waste fuels (excluding recycled petroleum products), municipal waste, other raw materials used for energy purposes (methanol, ethanol, improvers), hydropower used for electricity production, wind power used for electricity production, solar energy used for electricity or heat production, geothermal energy used for electricity or heat production.

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