Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Ministry of Environment And Forestry
  • Ministry of Electricity, Dams, Water and Irrigation (MoE)
  • Renewable Energy Council of South Sudan (RECOSS)
  • South Sudan Electricity Corporation (SSEC)
  • South Sudan Electricity Regulatory Authority (SSERA)
  • South Sudan National Electric Sector Policy Paper (May 2007)
  • Electricity Sector Strategy Note for South Sudan
  • Draft Electricity bill
  • Electricity Regulations
  • South Sudan-Solar Irradiation and PV Power Potential Maps
  • IRENA RE Resource
  • South Sudan Policy Database
  • South Sudan’s Renewable Energy Potential A Building Block for Peace
  • Rapid Situation Assessment and Gap Analysis Report
  • UNEP South Sudan Profile
  • Solar Powered Transmission: A Case Study from South Sudan
  • South Sudan: Mapping The Supply Chain For Solar Lighting Products
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Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    NA
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    NA
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    185
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 1.42 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    10.09%
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    NA
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    39.89 kWh
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    0.61%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    NA
  • Moody's
    NA
  • Fitch
    NA
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