Cape Verde: Energy Resources

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Cape Verde
Population Unavailable
GDP $1,747,000,000
Energy Consumption 0.00 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code CV
3-letter ISO code CPV
Numeric ISO code 132
UN Region[1] Western Africa
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Programs 4 view
Energy Organizations 1 view
Research Institutions 0 view
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 0 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 93 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 7,431,056 MWh/year 173 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 0 Cubic Meters (cu m) 195 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 194 2010 CIA World Factbook

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  1. UN Statistics Division
  2. CIA World Factbook, Appendix D
  3. Reegle Clean Energy Datasets

Cape Verde is a country in Africa.
Category Type of energy Unit Type of output
Installed Capacity Renewable Energy Solar MW (off grid and on grid) 7.5
Wind MW (off grid and on grid) 25.5
Bioenery Tons, liters, kWh 0
Small Hydro kWr 0
Geothermal kW (off grid and on grid) 0
Ocean kW 0
Conventional Coal MW 0
Natural Gas MW 0
Category Type of energy Unit Type of output
Resources Renewable Energy Solar kWh/m2/day 6 Maps
Wind (MW or wind measurement) average wind velocity m/s 7.5
Bioenery Ktep or tons (natural vegetation, biofuels, residues and energy crops) lack of biomass resource
Small Hydro cu km 0.3 Maps
Geothermal MW
Ocean MW
Conventional Coal Million tons N.A.
Natural Gas Million cubic meters 0
Oil Tons (electricity, transport) 0



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