Jamaica: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 2,950,210
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 0.17 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code JM
3-letter ISO code JAM
Numeric ISO code 388
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]

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 0 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 124 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 33,956,863 MWh/year 160 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 0 Cubic Meters (cu m) 160 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 166 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring Jamaica

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 Jamaica.

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

Jamaica is a country in North America.
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