2016 Mali Key Figures
Population: 18.0 million
GDP growth rate: 5.35 %/year
Energy independence: 70.3%
Total consumption/GDP:* 117 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 0.23 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 9.22%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Energy consumption per capita is low, at about 0.27 toe/capita, including 180 kWh of electricity (2016).

In 2016, energy consumption was dominated by biomass, which represented 68% of the total energy consumption, followed by oil with 28% and hydro with 4%.

Final energy consumption is also mainly supplied by biomass (about 71%). The share of oil is 21%. The share of electricity ...

Mali energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

All the oil products consumed in the country are imported. Mali mainly imports from Benin, Senegal and Togo.

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

AER ("Agence des Energies Renouvelables") is the national agency in charge of renewables.

In its PEN of 2006, Mali had set a 10% target for renewable electricity in the energy mix in 2015. However, hydroelectricity currently only accounts for 4%, while wind and solar remain very marginal.

Mali is developing the production of biofuels from pourghere (the local jatropha plant). ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In 2016, Mali ratified its 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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