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Sierra Leone: 69.3% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 34

69.3% of the electricity in Sierra Leone 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 Sierra Leone is 170.7 to 272.2 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 Sierra Leone

Years Change Main cause
2006 → 2011 10.3 → 100% Increase of Hydropower
2012 → 2018 50 → 69.2% Increase of Hydropower

Low-carbon power in Sierra Leone compared to selected regions

Electrification of energy in Sierra Leone

Power sources in Sierra Leone

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