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Malawi: 88% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 17

88% of the electricity in Malawi 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 Malawi is 88.5 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 Malawi

Years Change Main cause
1992 → 1993 100 → 80% Decrease of Hydropower
1996 → 2005 80 → 93.3% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Malawi compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Malawi

Power sources in Malawi

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