Switzerland: Energy Resources

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Country Profile
Population 8,211,700
GDP Unavailable
Energy Consumption 1.32 Quadrillion Btu
2-letter ISO code CH
3-letter ISO code CHE
Numeric ISO code 756
UN Region[1] Western Europe
OpenEI Resources
Energy Maps 2 view
Tools 7 view
Programs 0
Energy Organizations 33 view
Research Institutions 2 view
CIA World Factbook, Appendix D[2]

Energy Resources

Resource Value Units Rank Period Source
Wind Potential 4,481 Area(km²) Class 3-7 Wind at 50m 45 1990 NREL
Solar Potential 91,030,881 MWh/year 135 2008 NREL
Coal Reserves Unavailable Million Short Tons N/A 2008 EIA
Natural Gas Reserves Unavailable Cubic Meters (cu m) N/A 2010 CIA World Factbook
Oil Reserves 0 Barrels (bbl) 115 2010 CIA World Factbook

Energy Maps featuring Switzerland

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

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33 Energy Organizations

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24 Clean Energy Companies

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2 Research Institutions

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

Switzerland is a country in Europe.
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