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Ecuador: 78.9% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 29

78.9% of the electricity in Ecuador 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 Ecuador is 125.2 to 159.8 gCO2eq / kWh. This has been calculated using estimates from the Technology-specific Cost and Performance Parameters report from the IPCC.

Significant changes of low-carbon power in Ecuador

Years Change Main cause
2014 → 2019 47.6 → 78.9% Increase of Hydropower
2000 → 2006 71.7 → 43.6% Increase of Total

Low-carbon power in Ecuador compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Ecuador

Power sources in Ecuador

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