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Chad energy report

Chad energy market analysis is derived from the most recent key economic indicators, supply and demand factors, oil & gas pricing trends and major energy issues and developments surrounding the energy industry. The analysis includes a comprehensive energy market report and updated Chad energy market data.

Chad energy report
Update: August, 2020
Format: 2 files (PDF report, Excel file)
Pages: 24 (Report only)
Delivery: Immediate by e-mail


Chad energy market report offers an incisive and reliable overview of the energy sector in Chad. With a focus on oil, gas, coal and power markets, the report provides a complete picture of the country situation, dynamics, current issues and future prospects. With 2018 market data and continuous follow-up of markets news, this report brings clear and concise insights with which to tackle national energy challenges and opportunities.

  • Institutions & Energy Policy

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy is in charge of the energy sector and coordinates the country's energy policy. The Ministry of Finance defines the taxation on energy products.

    The Ministry of Trade and Industry is involved in the establishment and control of oil product prices and electricity tariffs. The Directorate of Forestry and Environmental Protection of the Ministry of ...

  • Energy Companies


    SNE, Société Nationale d'Electricité (State 81%, French Development Agency -AFD- 19%) is the national electricity company. The company was renationalised in 2004 following the withdrawal of Vivendi, which had managed the company between 2001 and 2004.

  • Energy Supply


    The country has estimated oil resources of about 215 Mt in the south with two main basins: Doba (170 Mt) and Sedigui (30 Mt). Chad has an important solar potential (sunshine duration of 2 600-3 600 hours/year). Wood resources are in a critical situation.

  • Energy Consumption

    The energy consumption per capita is around 0.15 toe and 13 kWh for electricity (2018).

    Total energy consumption is increasing regularly, but at a slow pace (+2.1%/year since 2000).

    Traditional energies account for a large part of the energy consumed (81% in 2018). Oil represents 19% of the country's total energy consumption.


  • Issues & Prospects

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In the Chad market report you will find the graphs mentioned below:

  • GRAPH 1: CO2-Energy emissions (MtCO2)
  • GRAPH 2: Installed electric capacity by source (2018, %)
  • GRAPH 3: Gross power production by source (TWh)
  • GRAPH 4: Power generation by source (2018, %)
  • GRAPH 5: Gasoline & diesel prices (US$/l)
  • GRAPH 6: Consumption trends by energy source (Mtoe)
  • GRAPH 7: Total consumption market share by energy (2018, %)
  • GRAPH 8: Final consumption market share by sector (2018 %)

In the Chad market report you will find follow tables:

  • Economic Indicators: Annual historical data including population, GNP growth, imports & exports, inflation rate, energy security and efficiency indicators, CO2 emissions.
  • Supply Indicators: Historical data including oil & gas reserves, electric & refining capacity, energy production, power production and external trade. All detailed by energy source.
  • Demand Indicators: Historical data includes consumption per inhabitant, consumption trends, total consumption by energy source, final consumption by energy source & sector, and, electricity consumption by sector.
  • Energy Balances: Unique tabular display of the overall energy industry balance per annum, also graphically displayed by energy sub-segment.

The Chad market data since 1990 included in the Excel file is given below.
Historical evolution allows to easily work with the data.

2018 Key Data included in the excelsheet:

  • Economic indicators: Annual historical economic indicators, energy security, energy efficiency and CO2 emissions.
  • Supply indicators: Annual historical reserves, capacity, production and external trade (imports(+) exports(-) balance).
  • Demand indicators: Annual historical consumption per capita, consumption trends, total consumption, final consumption (per energy and per sector) and electricity consumption total and per sector.
  • Energy Balance: total and per energy.
  • Chad Energy Prices: In addition to the analysis provided on the report we also provided a data set which includes historical details on the Chad energy prices for the follow items: price of premium gasoline (taxes incl.), price of diesel (taxes incl.), price of electricity in industry (taxes incl.), price of electricity for households (taxes incl.), price of natural gas in industry (taxes incl.), prices of natural gas for households (taxes incl.), spot price of Brent and CO2 emissions (from fuel combustion).

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