Costa Rica: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Costa Rica
Population 4,586,353
GDP $52,800,000,000
Energy Consumption 0.20 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code CR
3-letter ISO code CRI
Numeric ISO code 188
UN Region[1] Central America
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Programs 25 view
Energy Organizations 1 view
Research Institutions 0 view
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Energy Resources[edit]

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 1,647 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 56 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 144,132,360 MWh/year 122 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 0 Cubic Meters (cu m) 189 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 189 2010 CIA World Factbook

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Reegle logo.png Policy and Regulatory Overview [3][edit]

Costa Rica Policy and Regulatory Overview

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

Costa Rica is a country in Central America.
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