Jordan

2015 Jordan Key Figures
Population: 6.76 million
GDP growth rate: 2.38 %/year
Energy independence: 3.12%
Total consumption/GDP:* 84.3 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 3.53 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 10.9%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Consumption per capita is 1.3 toe/cap, including about 2 400 kWh of electricity (2015).

The country's overall consumption (8.7 Mtoe in 2015) increased by 4%/year between 2000 and 2015. Oil is the country's main energy source, with 72% of total consumption; gas accounts for 22% (12...

Jordan energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

The country has a refinery in Zarqa with a capacity of 102 600 bbl/d. Jordan imported 3.4 Mt of crude oil in 2015. There was a significant increase in imported crude oil and oil products after 2010 because of the significant rise in the consumption of fuel oil for electricity generation. All the...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

The Renewable Energy Law (2012) aims for 10% of the country's energy mix to come from renewables in 2020; mainly from wind (objective of 1 200 MW), solar (600 MW) and waste to energy (20-30 MW). Furthermore, during the last decade environmental concerns including the advancement of renewable...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In its NDC, Jordan strives to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by a bulk of 14% by 2030. A maximum of 1.5% of this reduction contribution will be unconditionally fulfilled by the country's own means compared to a business-as-usual scenario level.

The country's CO2 emissions...

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