Afghanistan: Share of clean energy

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Alternative and nuclear energy, percent of total energy use

 Latest value 17.86
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 27.04
 Min - Max 12.61 - 45.6
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 27.04 percent with a minimum of 12.61 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 45.6 percent in 2001. The latest value from 2021 is 17.86 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 56 countries is 36.71 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Afghanistan - Share of clean energy - recent values

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Afghanistan - Share of clean energy - historical chart - 1990-2021

We show the alternative and nuclear energy use as percent of the total energy use in Afghanistan. It consists of noncarbohydrate energy that does not produce carbon dioxide when generated and includes hydropower and nuclear, geothermal, and solar power.
Definition: Renewable energy consumption is the share of renewables energy in total final energy consumption.

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 Diesel prices 0.70 2016 dollars
 Share of clean energy 17.86 2021 percent
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 8,709 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.22 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 31,119 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 Natural resources income 0.43 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.02 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 97.70 2021 percent
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