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Brazil: 83% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 8

83% of the electricity in Brazil is generated from low-carbon energy sources. This is based on data compiled by {{ source }} for the year {{ YEARS.getYear() }}. The primary low-carbon power source is Hydropower. Average emissions from electricity in Brazil is 35.5 to 38.7 gCO2eq / kWh. This has been calculated using estimates from the Technology-specific Cost and Performance Parameters report from the IPCC.

Low-carbon power in Brazil compared to selected regions

Power sources in Brazil

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