2014 Mali Key Figures
Population: 15.8 million
GDP growth rate: 7.22 %/year
Energy independence: 66.3%
Total consumption/GDP:* 85.8 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 0.19 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 15.7%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Energy consumption per capita is low, at about 0.18 toe/capita (0.07 toe excluding biomass), including 100 kWh of electricity (2014).

In 2014, energy consumption is dominated by biomass, which represent 63% of the total energy consumption, followed by oil with 34% and hydro with 3%.

Mali energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

All the oil products consumed in the country are imported. Mali mainly imports from Benin (45%), Senegal (30%) and Togo (15-20%). The supply from the Lome (Togo) and Cotonou (Benin) axis is more expensive because of its length and the transit difficulties.

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

In its PEN, Mali has set a 10% target for renewable electricity in the energy mix in 2015. However, hydroelectricity currently accounts for less than 4% in the energy mix, while wind and solar remain very marginal.

Mali intends to develop the production of biofuels from pourghere (the...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In September 2015, Mali submitted its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to UNFCCC. The target for 2030 is to reduce its GHG emissions compared to a baseline scenario by 29% for agriculture, 31% for energy and 21% for LULUCF.


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