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Uruguay Energy Profile 2018

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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 - production12.23 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - consumption9.42 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports1.321 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - imports2 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity4.408 million kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels34.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants34.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources39% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - imports37,900 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production42,440 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption54,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports537.5 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports10,870 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - consumption378 million cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - imports40 million cu m (2015 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 January 20, 2018

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