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Ghana: 50.2% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 65

50.2% of the electricity in Ghana 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 Ghana is 256.5 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 Ghana

Years Change Main cause
1996 → 2007 100 → 52% Decrease of Hydropower
2009 → 2015 76.8 → 50.9% Increase of Total

Low-carbon power in Ghana compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Ghana

Power sources in Ghana

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