Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • The Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy
  • Sociedad de Electricidad de Guinea Ecuatorial (SEGESA)
  • Central African Power Pool
  • EG’s Strategic Plan “Horizon 2020”
  • Equatorial Guinea-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • IRENA RE Resource
  • Equatorial Guinea Policy Database
  • Status Report Africa-EU Energy Partnership
  • Energy Profile Equatorial Guinea
  • Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons
  • Africa Energy Portal
  • Annoban Island Microgrid: A case study
  • United Nations Development Programme Country: Equatorial Guinea
  • Maeci Solar Case Study
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 12.29 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    -4.92%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    177
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 304.07 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    NA
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    16.31%
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    NA
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    57.83%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    NA
  • Moody's
    NA
  • Fitch
    NA
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Sao Tome and Principe (STP) consists of two main volcanic islands and several islets located off the west coast of Central Africa. Príncipe is the closest island to mainland Africa and has an area of 142 km2. São Tomé, the largest island, lies further out and covers an area of 859 km². São Tomé, is the capital and the largest city, located on the island with the same name. The country with a population of 204,327 as of 2017 is divided into six districts (Agua Grande, Cantagalo, Caué, Lembá, Lobata, and Mé-Zóchi) plus the Autonomous Region of Príncipe, which has been self-governed since 1995. Portuguese is the official language.