Kazakhstan

2017 Kazakhstan Key Figures
Population: 18.1 million
GDP growth rate: 3.98 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 91.6 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 13.2 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 5.71%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita consumption is about 4.6 toe, and about 4 200 kWh of electricity.

Graph: CONSUMPTION TRENDS BY ENERGY SOURCE (Mtoe)

Total energy consumption increased very rapidly between 2000 and 2014 (6%/year), peaking at 81.5 Mtoe; it decreased between 2014 and 2016 with the economic slowdown. With the economic recovery, it reached 83.5 Mtoe (+2.3%) in 2017.

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Kazakhstan energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production more than doubled between 2000 and 2013 (7.6%/year on average) and peaked at 83 Mt in 2013. It has been increasing by 1.7%/year on average over the 2013-2017 period with the progressive ramp-up of the Kashagan field (87.6 Mt in 2017). In 2016, the country agreed to cut a symbolic 20 000 bbl/d of its oil production under the OPEC/ non-OPEC deal. The commitment was confirmed ...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

The National Program of Wind Power Sector Development sets wind generation targets of 900 GWh in 2015 (700 GWh achieved) and 5 TWh in 2024. According to the 2050 Strategy of 2013 that aimed to move Kazakhstan to a green economy: non-fossil energies (nuclear, hydro, solar and wind) should account for 3% (only wind and solar) by 2020, about 30% by 2030 and 50% of the country's total energy ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In its 2015 Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC), Kazakhstan announced an unconditional target to reduce GHG emissions to 15% below 1990 levels by 2030, and a conditional target of 25%.

CO2 emissions from energy combustion more than doubled between 2000 and 2013. After a decrease until 2015, they are increasing again and now stand at close to their 1990 level. Kazakhstan is among ...

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