2016 Kazakhstan Key Figures
Population: 17.8 million
GDP growth rate: 1.00 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 87.8 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 12.4 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 5.45%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita consumption is about 4.3 toe, and about 4 200 kWh of electricity.


Total energy consumption increased very rapidly between 2000 and 2014 (6%/year), peaking at 81.5 Mtoe; it has been decreasing since then, reaching 76.9 Mtoe in 2016 due to the economic crisis (-1.5%).


Kazakhstan energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Kazakhstan is the second largest producer of the CIS after Russia. Oil production more than doubled between 2000 and 2013 and peaked at 83 Mt in 2013. It has been decreasing slightly since then (79.3 Mt in 2016). In December 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 again in 2017 and the ...

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 2014. They have been decreasing since then and are now below their 1990 level. Kazakhstan is among the world's 10 largest CO2 ...

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