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

Mauritania: 52.4% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 64

52.4% of the electricity in Mauritania 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 Mauritania is 248 to 330.6 gCO2eq / kWh. Where do our emissions numbers come from?

Significant changes of low-carbon power in Mauritania

Years Change Main cause
2011 → 2019 12.5 → 52.4% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Mauritania compared to selected regions

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Electrification of energy in Mauritania

Power sources in Mauritania

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