Malaysia

2016 Malaysia Key Figures
Population: 30.8 million
GDP growth rate: 4.30 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 84.1 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 7.69 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 5.26%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

In 2015, consumption per capita was 3.1toe. Electricity consumption per capita has increased from around 2 600 kWh per capita in 2000 to 4 00 kWh in 2016.

Total energy consumption increased at the rapid pace of 4.2%/year, on average, from 2000 to 2016. Natural gas and oil account for 37%...

Malaysia energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production has remained relatively stable over the last ten years (33.5 Mt in 2016). Two thirds of the oil produced comes from the offshore fields on the Peninsula (50% of which from the field of Tapis near Terengganu) and 1/3 from Sabah and Sarawak. Malaysia has been an oil exporting...

Asia Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

The main objective of the National Renewable Energy Policy and Action Plan (2010) is to introduce an appropriate regulatory framework for the development of renewable energy. This plan sets targets for the renewable electricity capacity of 975 MW (6% of total capacity) in 2015, 2 065 MW (10% of...


 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In the NDCs submitted to UNFCC in 2016, the country aims to reduce GHG intensity of GDP by 45% in 2030 relative to 2005. Out of the total target, 35% is unconditional and 10% is conditional to financing and technology transfer by developed countries.

CO2 emissions from energy...

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