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Former French colonies: Energy > Electricity production stats

Definitions

  • KWh: Electricity production (kWh). Electricity production is measured at the terminals of all alternator sets in a station. In addition to hydropower, coal, oil, gas, and nuclear power generation, it covers generation by geothermal, solar, wind, and tide and wave energy, as well as that from combustible renewables and waste. Production includes the output of electricity plants that are designed to produce electricity only as well as that of combined heat and power plants.
  • KWh per capita: Electricity production (kWh). Electricity production is measured at the terminals of all alternator sets in a station. In addition to hydropower, coal, oil, gas, and nuclear power generation, it covers generation by geothermal, solar, wind, and tide and wave energy, as well as that from combustible renewables and waste. Production includes the output of electricity plants that are designed to produce electricity only as well as that of combined heat and power plants. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
STAT FORMERLY FRENCH TOTAL FORMERLY FRENCH AVERAGE DATES
KWh 285.91 billion
2% of surveyed countries
17.87 billion
18 times less than average
2011
KWh per capita 842.64
11 times less than average
2011

Citation

"Formerly French Electricity production Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Former-French-colonies/Energy/Electricity-production