Energy in Oman

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Energy in Oman describes energy and electricity production, consumption and import in Oman. Energy policy of Oman will describe the energy policy in the politics of Oman more in detail. Oman is net energy exporter.

Primary energy use in 2009 in Oman was 175 TWh and 61 TWh per million persons.[1] Primary energy use in Oman was 191 TWh and 69 TWh/million persons in 2008.[1]

Overview[edit]

Energy in Oman[2]
Capita Prim. energy Production Export Electricity CO2-emission
Million TWh TWh TWh TWh Mt
2004 2.53 138 676 549 9.72 25.26
2007 2.60 180 689 484 12.22 35.85
2008 2.79 191 738 497 13.63 34.92
2009 2.85 175 782 593 15.52 38.95
2010 2.78 233 839 617 16.51 40.27
Change 2004-10 9.9 % 69.1 % 24.2 % 12.4 % 69.9 % 59.4 %
Mtoe = 11.63 TWh, Prim. energy includes energy losses

Oil[edit]

Yibal is the largest oilfield in Oman operated primarily by Royal Dutch Shell.

Gas[edit]

Oman LNG is a LNG plant operating since in September 2000. It supplied with gas from Saih Rowl in the central Oman, the gas field operated by Petroleum Development Oman (PDO).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b IEA Key energy statistics 2011 Page: Country specific indicator numbers from page 48
  2. ^ IEA Key World Energy Statistics 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2006 IEA October, crude oil p.11, coal p. 13 gas p. 15