Haiti: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 10,604,000
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 0.03 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code HT
3-letter ISO code HTI
Numeric ISO code 332
UN Region[1] Caribbean
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 3 view
Tools 4 view
Programs 12 view
Energy Organizations 0
Research Institutions 0
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Haiti (/ˈheɪti/; French: Haïti [a.iti]; Haitian Creole: Ayiti [ajiti]), officially the Republic of Haiti (French: République d'Haïti; Haitian Creole: Repiblik Ayiti), is a sovereign state in the Western Hemisphere (North America). The country is located on the island of Hispaniola, in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean. It occupies the western three-eighths of the island which it shares with the Dominican Republic. Haiti is 27,750 square kilometres (10,714 sq mi) in size and has an estimated 10.6 million people, making it the most populous country in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the third-most populous country in the Caribbean as a whole.

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 0 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 118 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 92,947,586 MWh/year 134 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 0 Cubic Meters (cu m) 169 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 171 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring Haiti

Caribbean - Annual Direct Solar Radiation Caribbean - Annual Global Horizontal Solar Radiation Caribbean - Annual Flat Plate Tilted at Latitude Solar Radiation

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View the Solar and Wind Energy Resource Atlas for Haiti.

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

Haiti is a country in North America.
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