Ivory Coast

2018 Ivory Coast Key Figures
Population: 24.9 million
GDP growth rate: 7.43 %/year
Energy independence: 96.2%
Total consumption/GDP:* 57.8 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 0.42 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 20.6%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Energy consumption per inhabitant was around 0.42 toe in 2018, including 260 kWh of electricity.

The total energy consumption has increased rapidly since 2011 (3.3%/year).

Biomass (wood, charcoal and agricultural wastes) represent 60% of total consumption, oil 23%, and gas 16%.

After the 2010-2011 post-electoral crisis, the country's electricity consumption has increased ...

Ivory Coast energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

After a 68% decrease between 2006 and 2014, oil production rose by 100% between 2014 and 2017, to reach 2 Mt. In 2018, crude oil output decreased by 5% to 1.9 Mt.

Three offshore oil fields are in production: Baobab, Lion and Espoir.

The Baobab field was set into production in 2005 but does not currently produce at full capacity. It produced 50 000 bbl/d in 2016.

With a ...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

In its National Renewables Energies Action Plan, the country seeks to reach a 42% share of renewables, including 26% of hydro, in the electricity mix by 2020. By 2030, Ivory Coast plans to have a renewable capacity of almost 3.3 GW.

There are currently no feed-in tariffs. The power purchase agreements are signed between the government and the promoter after negotiations following a ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In its NDC, Ivory Coast set the target to reduce its GHG emissions by 28% in 2030 compared to a BAU level under certain conditions (private and international financing to support domestic investments and technology transfers).

CO2 emissions from energy combustion increased by more than 68% between 2010 and 2018. This is partly due to thermal power generation.

Graph: CO2-ENERGY ...

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