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Nepal Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 6,600,000
electrification - total population: 76%
electrification - urban areas: 97%
electrification - rural areas: 72% (2013)
Electricity - production3.342 billion kWh (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption3.746 billion kWh (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - exports3.25 million kWh (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - imports1.758 billion kWh (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity855,900 kW (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels6.2% of total installed capacity (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants93.8% of total installed capacity (FY 2016 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0% of total installed capacity (FY 2016 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption27,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports25,870 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - consumption0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves0 cu m (1 January 2014 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy4.2 million Mt (2013 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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