Pakistan: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 182,490,721
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 2.48 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code PK
3-letter ISO code PAK
Numeric ISO code 586
UN Region[1] Southern Asia
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CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Pakistan, (/ˈpækɨstæn/ or /pɑːkiˈstɑːn/; Urdu: پاكستان‎ ALA-LC: Pākistān IPA: [pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn] ) officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, (Urdu: اسلامی جمہوریۂ پاكستان‎ ALA-LC: Islāmī Jumhūriyah-yi Pākistān IPA: [ɪslɑːmiː d͡ʒʊmɦuːriəɪh pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn]) is a sovereign country in South Asia. With a population exceeding 180 million people, it is the sixth most populous country and with an area covering 796,095 km2 (307,374 sq mi), it is the 36th largest country in the world in terms of area.

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 69,226 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 17 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 3,010,691,250 MWh/year 32 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves 2,281.78 Million Short Tons 21 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 840,200,000,000 Cubic Meters (cu m) 29 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 436,200,000 Barrels (bbl) 49 2010 CIA World Factbook

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Pakistan Policy and Regulatory Overview

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

Pakistan is a country in Asia.
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