Benin: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 10,879,829
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 0.05 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code BJ
3-letter ISO code BEN
Numeric ISO code 204
UN Region[1] Western Africa
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 0
Tools 2 view
Programs 6 view
Energy Organizations 1 view
Research Institutions 0
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 83 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 351,781,829 MWh/year 100 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 1,133,000,000 Cubic Meters (cu m) 97 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 8,000,000 Barrels (bbl) 92 2010 CIA World Factbook

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

Benin is a country in Africa.
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