Mauritania: Share of clean energy

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 Mauritania

Alternative and nuclear energy, percent of total energy use

 Latest value 23.44
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 37.36
 Min - Max 23.44 - 47.00
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Mauritania from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Mauritania during that period was 37.36 percent with a minimum of 23.44 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 47 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2021 is 23.44 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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Recent values chart
Mauritania - Share of clean energy - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Mauritania - Share of clean energy - historical chart - 1990-2021




We show the alternative and nuclear energy use as percent of the total energy use in Mauritania. 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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 Gasoline prices 1.13 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 1.09 2016 dollars
 Share of clean energy 23.44 2021 percent
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 3,847 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.86 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 14,056 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 Natural resources income 11.45 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 47.70 2021 percent
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