Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Agence de l’Environnement et de la Maitrise de l’Energie (ADEME - French Environment & Energy Management Agency)
  • Électricité de France S.A.
  • Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition
  • Transmission System Operator (RTE)
  • Directorate General of Energy and Climate (DGEC)
  • The Ministry for the Economy and Finance
  • Agence des participations de l'Etat
  • Commission de Régulation de l'Energie – French Energy Regulatory Commission
  • Portail de l’Economie et des Finances
  • Syndicat des Energies Renouvelables (SER)
  • Electricité Réseau Distribution France (ERDF)
  • Multiannual Energy Programme, 2018
  • The Big Investment Plan 2018-2022
  • Stratégie Française Pour L'Énergie et Le Climat: Programmation Pluriannuelle De L'Energie 2019-2023 [for consultation]
  • 2018 Electricity Balance Sheet [Bilan Electrique 2018]
  • Réseaux Énergies
  • Energy Policies of IEA Countries: France 2016 Review
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 2582.5 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    2.16%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    32
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 47335.62 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    NA
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    101.62%
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    6939.52 kWh
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    15.86%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    AA
  • Moody's
    Aa2 
  • Fitch
    AA
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Guinea is a French-speaking country located on the Western coast of the African content, bordered by Guinea Bissau, Senegal and Mali to the north and Sierra Leone, Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire to the south. The country has an area of about 245,860 km2 and a population of 12.4 million. Approximately 38% of the country’s population lives in urban areas and Conakry is the capital. This lower income country has a strong mining and agriculture sector and is naturally endowed with mining and agricultural resources.