Senegal

2014 Senegal Key Figures
Population: 14.7 million
GDP growth rate: 4.72 %/year
Energy independence: 45.9%
Total consumption/GDP:* 104 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 0.46 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 15.6%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita energy consumption is 0.27 toe, including approximately 220 kWh of electricity (2014).

Total energy consumption is growing very rapidly (+4%/year, on average, since 2008).

In 2014, oil covered 45% of the country's energy needs, non-conventional energies (mainly wood) 44...

Senegal energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

There is no oil production. Supplies are covered by imports of either crude oil or refined products, with the share between the two changing from year to year (65% and 35%, respectively, in 2013).

Senegal has one refinery in M'Bao near Dakar with a capacity of 25 000 bbl/d. Built in 1963...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

The Government has set a target of 15% renewable energy in energy consumption by 2020.

Currently, the production of wood is higher than the capacity of the forests. Following the depletion of the natural forests in the western and northern areas, 90% of the supplies now come from the...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

CO2 emissions from energy combustion are increasing rapidly; since 2000 they have been growing at an average annual rate of 4.7%.

Graph: CO2-ENERGY EMISSIONS (MtCO2)

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