Costa Rica: Electricity from renewable sources, kWh

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 Costa Rica

Electricity production from renewable sources, million kWh

 Latest value 2,637.00
 Year 2015
 Measure million kWh
 Data availability 1971 - 2015
 Average 709.73
 Min - Max 0.00 - 2,637.00
 Source The International Energy Agency
For that indicator, we provide data for Costa Rica from 1971 to 2015. The average value for Costa Rica during that period was 709.73 million kWh with a minimum of 0 million kWh in 1989 and a maximum of 2637 million kWh in 2015. The latest value from 2015 is 2637 million kWh. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 138 countries is 11878.63 million kWh. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Costa Rica - Electricity from renewable sources, kWh - Recent values chart

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Costa Rica - Electricity from renewable sources, kWh - historical chart - 1971-2015




Definition: Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric, includes geothermal, solar, tides, wind, biomass, and biofuels.

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