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

South Africa: 11.4% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 143

11.4% of the electricity in South Africa 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 Nuclear. Average emissions from electricity in South Africa is 718.9 to 726.5 gCO2eq / kWh. This has been calculated using estimates from the Technology-specific Cost and Performance Parameters report from the IPCC.

Low-carbon power in South Africa compared to selected regions

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