2017 Peru Key Figures
Population: 32.2 million
GDP growth rate: 2.47 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 92.8 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 1.58 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 10.8%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

In 2017, per capita energy consumption was 0.74 toe, which is around 25% below the South American average (around 1.3 toe). Electricity consumption per capita is 1 430 kWh.

Total energy consumption increased very rapidly between 2006 and 2014, at an average rate of 6.9%/year; it remained stable until 2016and decreased slightly in 2017 (-1.6%).


Peru energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Production reached 6.3 Mt in 2017 after peaking at 9.2 Mt in 2014. Most of the oil production comes from CNPC's block X, with an average production of 11.2 kb/d, followed by Savia's Z-2b (7.8 kb/d) and Pluspetrol's block 8 (5.8 kb/d).

The Nor-Peruano pipeline (854 km), with a capacity of 200 000 bbl/d, transports oil from Saramuro (Loreto) to the port of Bayovar (Piura). In 2017, ...

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

Peru's NDC submitted in 2015 intends for a GHG emissions reduction of 30% compared to a BaU (Business as Usual) Scenario in 2030 (300 MtCO2eq).

According to the "Memoria Institucional 2006-2011", published in 2011, the Government aimed to increase the share of renewables, including hydroelectricity, in the primary energy supply from 25% in 2009 to 33% by 2021 and 40% by ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In 2015, Peru set up an NDC for a GHG emissions reduction of 30% in 2030 compared to a BaU scenario with emissions at 300 MtCO2eq.

CO2 emissions from energy use have been increasing rapidly since 2007 (by around 80%).


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