Iceland:Green Energy Stamps

\"\"Iceland issued new stamps on green energy.Iceland has a unique position when it comes to energy.

Icelanders use more energy per capita than any other country. The proportion of renewable energy sources is also unusually high. In 2008 approximately 80% of the total national energy consumption came from domestic and renewable energy sources. Geothermal heat has been used for heating by 90% of households in the country.

Rivers are also a great source of energy and Iceland has around 37 hydroelectric power plants and approximately 200 smaller power plants.

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