Fossil Fuels in Central Asia: Trends and Energy Transition Risks

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International investments  Regional integration  Russia and Eurasia  Asia  Climate  Energy  Governance  The EU
Written by

Aidai Isataeva

Former employee

Galina Kolodzinskaia

Former employee


Roman Vakulchuk

Senior Research Fellow, Head of Research group on climate and energy



This data article provides an overview of fossil fuel trends in Central Asia from 2010 to 2019. Data on the production, consumption, export and import of coal, natural gas and oil are summarised for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. While promoting renewable energy, Central Asia continues to rely on and expand the use of coal, natural gas and oil with no major phase-out plans yet on the horizon.

  • Published year: 2022
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  • Page count: 6
  • Language: English
  • Journal: Central Asia Regional Data Review
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