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Papua New Guinea: 19.8% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 118

19.8% of the electricity in Papua New Guinea 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 Papua New Guinea is 399.8 to 574.5 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 Papua New Guinea

Years Change Main cause
1994 → 1995 29.4 → 60% Increase of Hydropower
1996 → 2004 52.9 → 29.8% Increase of Total
2011 → 2018 39.3 → 20.2% Decrease of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Papua New Guinea compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Papua New Guinea

Power sources in Papua New Guinea

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