Nepal - Electricity production

Electricity production from oil, gas and coal sources (% of total)

Electricity production from oil, gas and coal sources (% of total) in Nepal was 0.27 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 22.12 in 1973, while its lowest value was 0.06 in 2011.

Definition: Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity. Oil refers to crude oil and petroleum products. Gas refers to natural gas but excludes natural gas liquids. Coal refers to all coal and brown coal, both primary (including hard coal and lignite-brown coal) and derived fuels (including patent fuel, coke oven coke, gas coke, coke oven gas, and blast furnace gas). Peat is also included in this category.

Source: IEA Statistics © OECD/IEA 2014 (http://www.iea.org/stats/index.asp), subject to https://www.iea.org/t&c/termsandconditions/

See also:

Year Value
1971 22.09
1972 21.50
1973 22.12
1974 14.29
1975 14.77
1976 9.79
1977 11.46
1978 12.07
1979 11.92
1980 6.45
1981 3.95
1982 1.54
1983 0.84
1984 1.04
1985 0.70
1986 0.18
1987 1.06
1988 3.77
1989 0.14
1990 0.11
1991 3.43
1992 5.30
1993 6.65
1994 8.02
1995 3.09
1996 3.28
1997 9.15
1998 9.52
1999 4.53
2000 1.63
2001 0.96
2002 0.19
2003 0.18
2004 0.58
2005 0.63
2006 0.47
2007 0.32
2008 0.32
2009 0.42
2010 0.09
2011 0.06
2012 0.53
2013 0.27

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Energy production & use