Nigeria: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 182,202,000
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 1.09 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code NG
3-letter ISO code NGA
Numeric ISO code 566
UN Region[1] Western Africa
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 1 view
Tools 3 view
Programs 8 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 158 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 2,783,723,951 MWh/year 35 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves 209.44 Million Short Tons 49 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 5,246,000,000,000 Cubic Meters (cu m) 8 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 37,500,000,000 Barrels (bbl) 10 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring Nigeria

Global Horizontal Irradiation in Nigeria

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View the Solar and Wind Energy Resource Atlas for Nigeria.

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

Nigeria is a country in Africa.
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