Nicaragua: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 6,071,045
GDP $13,380,000,000
Energy Consumption 0.08 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code NI
3-letter ISO code NIC
Numeric ISO code 558
UN Region[1] Central America
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 47 view
Tools 9 view
Programs 12 view
Energy Organizations 0 view
Research Institutions 0 view
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Energy Resources[edit]

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 14,434 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 28 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 359,009,792 MWh/year 98 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 0 Cubic Meters (cu m) 150 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 149 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring Nicaragua[edit]

Cammetst 58.pdf Central America 50m Wind Power.pdf Central America - Annual Direct Normal Solar RadiationMore Maps..

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

Nicaragua Policy and Regulatory Overview

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

Nicaragua is a country in Central America.
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