France: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 66,644,000
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 11.29 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code FR
3-letter ISO code FRA
Numeric ISO code 250
UN Region[1] Western Europe
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 2 view
Tools 13 view
Programs 3 view
Energy Organizations 63 view
Research Institutions 0
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 26,677 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 23 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 1,182,610,432 MWh/year 59 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 7,079,000,000 Cubic Meters (cu m) 83 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 101,200,000 Barrels (bbl) 67 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring France

France global irradiation and solar electricity potential (horizontally-mounted photovoltaic modules) France global irradiation and solar electricity potential (optimally-inclined photovoltaic modules)

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63 Energy Organizations

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58 Clean Energy Companies

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0 Research Institutions

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

France is a country in Europe.
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