Mauritania

Mauritania

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Mauritania's Climate Change Impact

Positive

  • πŸŽ‰ Pledge net zero by 2050 (under discussion)
  • πŸ”‹ 52% of electricity is from renewables
  • 🍾️ Energy mix contains low coal (0%)
  • 🌞 Uses solar power (16%)
  • πŸƒ Uses wind power (12%)
  • 🌊 Uses hydro power (23%)

Negative

  • πŸš— No pledges to ban ICE vehicles
  • 🀬 Electricity from fossil fuels too high (47.65%)
  • πŸ›’ Electricity from oil (25%)
  • β›½ Electricity from natural gas (22%)

Percentages rounded from 2019 data.

πŸ“ˆ Mauritania is rank 110 out of 195 countries for Climate Change.

How would you rate Mauritania's Environmental Impact?

Is the Mauritania part of the IEA (International Energy Agency)?

No, Mauritania is not a member or an association of the IEA.

What is Mauritania's renewable vs fossil fuel energy mix?

Mauritania uses 52% energy from renewable sources compared to 47.65% energy from fossil fuel sources.

Mauritania's Climate Change Action

A list of some of Mauritania's common climate change questions.

Have Mauritania's government pledged to ban diesel and petrol cars?

Currently there are no plans by Mauritania's government to ban ICE cars, such as diesel and petrol..


Have Mauritania's government pledged to be a net zero country?

Yes, Mauritania have pledged to be a net zero country by 2050.


Does Mauritania's electricity mix still contain coal?

No, Mauritania's electricity does not contain any coal as part of the countries energy mix.

Does Mauritania's generate nuclear electricity?

No, Mauritania's does generate nuclear electricity.

Mauritania's Climate Change Resources

National Climate Change Entity

Are you looking for your countries department for action against climate change? If so, the website below is Mauritania's dedicated environment and global warming resource. We encourage everyone to put pressure on local and national government's to put climate change high on their priority and to push forward with climate positive laws.

MinistΓ¨re de l’Environnement et du DΓ©veloppement Durable

Mauritania's Comparison Against Countries

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