2017 Turkmenistan Key Figures
Population: 5.76 million
GDP growth rate: 6.47 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 47.1 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 12.0 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 16.4%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Per capita consumption is 4.8 toe, with electricity accounting for around 2 600 kWh in 2017.

Total energy consumption has been increasing rapidly from 2000 to 2015 (4.2%/year, on average) and has remained stable since then (28 Mtoe in 2017). Natural gas represents 78% of that consumption and oil 22%.


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 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Compared to gas, the country's oil production is low (11 Mt in 2017) and increased only slightly over the last decade.

The country has a refining capacity of 237 000 bbl/d, distributed over 2 refineries (Chardzhou, 120 500 bbl/d, and Türkmenbaşy/Krasnovodsk, 116 500 bbl/d). The country is a net exporter of oil products. Oil exports have increased over the last five years (4.1 Mt in ...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

In 2016, the country submitted an INDC ahead of the 2015 Paris agreement, but no concrete objective has been proposed.

CO2 emissions from energy combustion have doubled since 2000.


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