Nepal: Share of clean energy

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Alternative and nuclear energy, percent of total energy use

 Latest value 74.54
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 87.58
 Min - Max 74.29 - 95.12
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Nepal from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Nepal during that period was 87.58 percent with a minimum of 74.29 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 95.12 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2020 is 74.54 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 194 countries is 31.71 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Nepal - Share of clean energy - Recent values chart

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Nepal - Share of clean energy - historical chart - 1990-2020

We show the alternative and nuclear energy use as percent of the total energy use in Nepal. 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 0.91 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 0.68 2016 dollars
 Energy use per capita 425.67 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 74.54 2020 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 135.03 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Electricity from renewable sources, kWh 7.00 2015 million kWh
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 14,949 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.51 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 45,869 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 6.78 2014 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Energy imports 16.68 2014 percent
 Natural resources income 0.50 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 89.90 2021 percent
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