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Lesotho: 54.8% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 60

54.8% of the electricity in Lesotho 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 Lesotho is 13.2 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 Lesotho

Years Change Main cause
1999 → 2004 38.5 → 100% Increase of Hydropower
2013 → 2019 92.6 → 54.8% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Lesotho compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Lesotho

Power sources in Lesotho

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