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Uruguay Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 20,106
electrification - total population: 99.4%
electrification - urban areas: 99.7%
electrification - rural areas: 93.8% (2012)
Electricity - production13 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - consumption10 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - exports1.3 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - imports700 million kWh (2012 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity4.4 million kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels44.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants53.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - imports42,060 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production45,860 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption59,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports538 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports12,820 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - consumption60 million cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - imports60 million cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves0 cu m (1 January 2014 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy7.4 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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