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

Nicaragua: 59.5% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 54

59.5% of the electricity in Nicaragua 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 Unspecified Renewables. Average emissions from electricity in Nicaragua is 216.6 to 399.2 gCO2eq / kWh. Where do our emissions numbers come from?

Significant changes of low-carbon power in Nicaragua

Years Change Main cause
1993 → 2000 57 → 20.4% Increase of Total
2007 → 2014 28.4 → 53.9% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Nicaragua compared to selected regions

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Electrification of energy in Nicaragua

Power sources in Nicaragua

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