Morocco

2014 Morocco Key Figures
Population: 33.5 million
GDP growth rate: 2.42 %/year
Energy independence: 9.24%
Total consumption/GDP:* 95.9 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 1.59 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 13.7%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita energy consumption is 0.6 toe, including 915 kWh of electricity (2014).

Graph: CONSUMPTION TRENDS BY ENERGY SOURCE (Mtoe)

Primary energy consumption has doubled since...

Morocco energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

The national production of hydrocarbons is low. Nearly all the oil is imported, mainly in the form of crude oil, but also as LPG and diesel, while naphtha surpluses are re-exported.

The total refining capacity, distributed in 2 refineries, increased to 11.7 Mt/year or 235 000 bbl/d in...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil products consumption has increased rapidly since 2000 (4.4%/year, on average). The transport sector is responsible for 42% of this consumption, industry for 23% and the residential-tertiary sector for 24%. The consumption of oil in the power sector decreased by 35% less in 2014 and its share...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Gas consumption reached 1.1 bcm in 2014. Until 2005 consumption was negligible, but increased increased significantly after the commissioning of the Tahaddart and Tarfaya power plants. The rest of the gas is consumed by the industrial sector (5% in 2014).

Graph: NATURAL GAS CONSUMPTION (...

EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Coal consumption achieved its peak at 6 Mt in 2014. It has increased significantly since 1990 (1.2 Mt), reaching 5.2 Mt in 2002. Then it experienced a turnaround in recent years until 2014. Coal is almost exclusively used for power generation and the significant increase is due to the...

 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Electricity consumption has grown rapidly, mainly since 2000 (6.1%/year, on average). Industry is the sector that consumes most (40%), followed by households (32%) and the tertiary sector (17%).

Graph: ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION (TWh)

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Renewable in % electricity production

ADEREE promotes renewables and is mandated to make proposals concerning the regions entitled to host wind projects. ADEREE was previously the renewable energies development centre (CDER).

The Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy, Masen, was established in 2010. The agency's main activity is...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In its INDC, the country targets to reduce its GHG emissions by 13% by 2030, compared to a BAU level. The country will have to invest US$10bn to reach this goal. Morocco could commit to an additional 19% reduction by 2030, which would correspond to a 32% reduction by 2030, with international...

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