Peru

2014 Peru Key Figures
Population: 30.8 million
GDP growth rate: 2.35 %/year
Energy independence: 98.7%
Total consumption/GDP:* 97.2 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 1.57 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 11.2%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

In 2014 per capita energy consumption was 0.73 toe, which is around 25% below the South American average (around 1 toe). Electricity consumption per capita is approximately 1 285 kWh.

Total energy consumption has increased very rapidly since 2006, at an average rate of 6.9%/year between...

Peru energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Production was stable between 2009-2012, but dropped by 28% in 2013 due to lack of investments in the sector and remained stable in 2014 (4.8 Mt). Most of the oil production comes from the Maranon basin (67% of the total production). Previously, between 2000 and 2008, production had remained...


 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

For the COP20, the country had committed to achieving a renewable energy share of 60% in 2025 in the power capacity; the proposed renewable energy programme provides major investments in wind, solar and geothermal to gradually lower its dependence on gas. According to the "Memoria Institucional...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

For the COP21 in December 2015, Peru announced a new GHG emissions reduction target of 30% in 2030 as compared to a baseline of 140 MtCO2 eq (excluding LULUCF).

Graph: CO2-ENERGY EMISSIONS (MtCO2)

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