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Peru: 64.7% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 40

64.7% of the electricity in Peru 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 Peru is 194.4 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 Peru

Years Change Main cause
2001 → 2008 85.5 → 60.1% Increase of Total
2016 → 2020 50.4 → 64.7% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Peru compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Peru

Power sources in Peru

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