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Rwanda: 46% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 72

46% of the electricity in Rwanda 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 Rwanda is 225.1 to 286 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 Rwanda

Years Change Main cause
1997 → 2006 95.2 → 17.6% Decrease of Hydropower
2007 → 2015 18.1 → 50.9% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Rwanda compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Rwanda

Power sources in Rwanda

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