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The percentage of electricity that is generated domestically from low-carbon sources.

French Guiana: 52.8% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 63

52.8% of the electricity in French Guiana 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 French Guiana is 246.8 to 294 gCO2eq / kWh. Where do our emissions numbers come from?

Significant changes of low-carbon power in French Guiana

Years Change Main cause
2000 → 2001 0 → 90.6% Increase of Hydropower
2006 → 2016 90.5 → 54.7% Increase of Total

Low-carbon power in French Guiana compared to selected regions

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Power sources in French Guiana

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