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Table 1 Exploitable potential of energy resource in Ethiopia

From: Wind energy potential and cost estimation of wind energy conversion systems (WECSs) for electricity generation in the eight selected locations of Tigray region (Ethiopia)

S. no Resource Unit Exploitable potential
1 Biomass Million metric ton/year 75
2 Hydropower MW 45,000
3 Solar kWh per meter square per day 5–6
4 Wind MW 10,000
5 Geothermal MW 5000
6 Natural gas Billion cubic meter 113
7 Coal Million ton 400