Oman

2017 Oman Key Figures
Population: 4.69 million
GDP growth rate: -0.9 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 153 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 13.9 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 9.32%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Total consumption of energy per capita amounts to 5.4 toe (2017), i.e. three times higher than the global average; it has increased sharply by more than 60% since 2000. Per capita electricity consumption reached 6.9 MWh in 2016, more than twice the 2000 level.

Graph: CONSUMPTION TRENDS BY ENERGY SOURCE (Mtoe)

Total energy consumption has been growing very rapidly from ...

Oman energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production has been increasing rapidly (4%/year from 2008 to 2016), reaching 50 Mt in 2016 and slightly decreased in 2017 to 48 Mt, due to the contribution of the sultanate to the OPEC's production cut. This increase resulted from enhanced oil recovery techniques and the development of new fields, in particular the commissioning of the Western Bukha field and the Makhaizna field. From ...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

Oman has set a goal of generating 10% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2025.

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In 2015, Oman submitted its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to UNFCCC, which has not been ratified yet. The target for 2030 is to reduce its GHG emissions by 2% compared to a BAU level.

CO2 emissions from energy uses have been growing very rapidly (about 8.5%/year between 2005 and 2015), but have slightly decreased since then. CO2 emissions per capita are among the ...

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