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Nepal Energy Profile 2018

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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 capacity838,100 kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels6.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants89.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources3.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports2.016 million bbl/day (1)
Oil - imports2.016 million bbl/day (1)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption32,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports30,590 bbl/day (2014 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 January 20, 2018

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