Ireland: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population Unavailable
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 0.69 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code IE
3-letter ISO code IRL
Numeric ISO code 372
UN Region[1] Northern Europe
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 2 view
Tools 6 view
Programs 2 view
Energy Organizations 3 view
Research Institutions 0
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 26,253 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 25 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 110,893,424 MWh/year 129 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves 15.43 Million Short Tons 67 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 9,911,000,000 Cubic Meters (cu m) 79 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 167 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring Ireland

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

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View the Solar and Wind Energy Resource Atlas for Ireland.

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

Ireland is a country in Europe.
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