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
Graphs have been developed using HIGHCHARTS software under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 License
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
NEXT IN EMERGING ECONOMIES
Seychelles is an archipelago of 115 islands situated in the South Western Indian Ocean. Forty one of the islands are granitic in origin and seventy four are coral atolls. The total land area is 455 square kilometers. The mainland of Africa is around one thousand kilometers to the west of the Seychelles. The population of Seychelles was estimated at 95,843 in 2017. About 95% of the population lives on the three main islands, Mahé, Praslin and La Digue. The capital is Victoria and the official languages are English and French.