Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Empresa de Agua e Electricidade (EMAE)
  • Autoridade Geral de Regulação (AGER)
  • Ministry of Environment
  • Directorate-General for the Environment, Ministry of Public Works, Infrastructures, Natural Resources and Environment
  • Association of Energy Regulators of the Portuguese Speaking Countries (RELOP)
  • Decree-Law No. 26/2014 - Legal Regime of the Electricity Sector
  • Regulation of Quality of Service of the Electric Sector
  • Programme of Action (2007)
  • Sao Tome and Principe-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • Central Africa Power Pool
  • Sao Tome and Principe Policy Database
  • IRENA RE Resource data
  • Africa Energy Portal
  • Sao Tome and Principe_ UNEP Country Profile
  • Low-Emission Energy Outlook in Small Island Developing States – The case of Sao Tome And Principe
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 0.42 Billion
    in 2019
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    1.3%
    in 2019
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    170
    in 2019
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 24.35 Million
    in 2019
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    19.11%
    in 2020
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    21.05%
    in 2019
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    NA
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    10.47%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    B+
  • Moody's
    Ba3
  • Fitch
    NA
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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.