Norway: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 5,214,900
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 1.94 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code NO
3-letter ISO code NOR
Numeric ISO code 578
UN Region[1] Northern Europe
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 2 view
Tools 5 view
Programs 3 view
Energy Organizations 16 view
Research Institutions 0
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 211,750 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 10 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 461,031,107 MWh/year 90 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves 5.51 Million Short Tons 70 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 2,313,000,000,000 Cubic Meters (cu m) 17 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 6,680,000,000 Barrels (bbl) 21 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring Norway

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

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View the Solar and Wind Energy Resource Atlas for Norway.

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

Norway is a country in Europe.
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