Presentation by Prof. Daniel Cohan of Rice University
Presented to Journey through the Panama Canal Alumni Cruise, 3 pm, 31 January 2016
- Last Update: 15 February 2016
Costa Rica Renewable Electricity
- Costa Rica, at 99% renewable in 2015, would narrowly top Norway on this chart.
- Note that >80% of Costa Rica electricity is from hydropower
- Backup Generation is from diesel generators, but rarely needed
- As 2015 went on, renewables became dominant, even hitting 100% some months.