Bhutan: Share of clean energy

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Alternative and nuclear energy, percent of total energy use

 Latest value 87.45
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 90.53
 Min - Max 82.61 - 95.92
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 90.53 percent with a minimum of 82.61 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 95.92 percent in 1991. The latest value from 2021 is 87.45 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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Bhutan - Share of clean energy - Recent values chart

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

We show the alternative and nuclear energy use as percent of the total energy use in Bhutan. 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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 Share of clean energy 87.45 2021 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 51.46 2007 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 1,035 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 1.34 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 1,631 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 15.30 2007 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Natural resources income 2.73 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 100.00 2021 percent
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