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 11.03 Billion
    in 2019
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    in 2019
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    in 2019
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 452.29 Million
    in 2019
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    in 2020
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    in 2019
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
  • Moody's
  • Fitch
Gabon is a French speaking country located along the Atlantic coast of central Africa with an area of about 267,667 km2 and a population of 2,119,036. About 60% of the population resides in the capital, Libreville, and Port Gentil, the economic capital of the country. This upper middle-income country is heavily reliant on extractive industries, with oil accounting for 80% of exports and 45% of GDP and manganese and rubber comprising the country's other major exports. The share of non-extractive sectors such as agribusiness and transport and communication is growing.