2015 Peru Key Figures
Population: 31.4 million
GDP growth rate: 3.25 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 100 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 1.51 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 0.76 toe, which is around 25% below the South American average (around 1 toe). Electricity consumption per capita is approximately 1 350 kWh.

Total energy consumption increased very rapidly between 2006 and 2014, at an average rate of 6.9%/year; it remained stable in 2015.


Peru energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Production reached 7.7 Mt in 2015 after peaking at 9.2 Mt in 2014.Most of the oil production comes from the Maranon basin (67% of the total production). Previously, between 2000 and 2008, production had remained relatively stable at around 5-5.5 Mt.

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

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

For the COP20, the country had committed to achieving a share of 60% of renewables in 2025 in the power capacity.

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 2040.

The Renewable Energy ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

For the COP21 in 2015, Peru set up an unconditional pledge for a GHG emissions reduction of 20% in 2030 (which means a target of 125% of 1990 level in 2030) as compared to a baseline. The conditional pledge calls for a 30% reduction compared to the same baseline.


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