Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Electricity
  • Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP).
  • Ethiopia Standards Agency
  • Development Bank of Ethiopia
  • Ethiopian Electric Utility
  • Public-Private Partnerships Directorate-General (PPP-DG), Ministry of Finance
  • Climate Resilient Green Economy Strategy (2011)
  • National Energy Policy of Ethiopia
  • Growth Transformation Plan (GTP) 2011-2015)
  • National Electrification Program 2.0
  • Ethiopia-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • PPIAF World Bank
  • IEA Ethiopia Energy Statistics
  • Ethiopia Energy Dashboard
  • IEA/IRENA Joint Policies and Measures Database
  • UNIDO: Open Data Platform
  • IRENA RE Resource data
  • NAE Case Study: Ethiopia Solar Market Development
  • Case Study: Developing the Solar Supply Chain in Ethiopia
  • Case Study: SWOT Analysis of Solar Energy in Ethiopia
  • Hybrid Solar – Wind – Diesel Systems for Rural Application in North Ethiopia: Case Study of 3 villages using HOMER simulation
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 80.56 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    10.25%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    159
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 4017.16 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    NA
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    NA
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    69.72 kWh
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    99.96%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    B
  • Moody's
    B1
  • Fitch
    B
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