Swaziland: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 1,018,449
GDP $3,822,000,000
Energy Consumption 0.02 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code SZ
3-letter ISO code SWZ
Numeric ISO code 748
UN Region[1] Southern Africa
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CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Swaziland, officially the Kingdom of Swaziland (/swɑːzɨlænd/ or /swɑːzɨlənd/; Swazi: Umbuso weSwatini) and sometimes called kaNgwane or Eswatini, is a sovereign state in Southern Africa surrounded – with the exception of Mozambique to its east – by South Africa. It and its ethnic people take their names from Mswati II, the 19th-century king under whose rule Swazi territory was expanded and unified.Swaziland is one of the smallest countries in Africa.

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 0 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 185 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 53,026,488 MWh/year 154 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves 158.73 Million Short Tons 54 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves 0 Cubic Meters (cu m) 129 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 117 2010 CIA World Factbook

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Swaziland Policy and Regulatory Overview
Source: http://www.reegle.info/countries/SZ

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View the Solar and Wind Energy Resource Atlas for Swaziland.

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

Swaziland is a country in Africa.
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