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Energy

Four kinds of energy production take place in Kota: thermal, nuclear, gas and hydroelectric.

The north of Argentina produces 25% of its oil and 16% of its natural gas.

The Chambal River Valley Project was started in the 1950s to utilise the power of the water through dams.

Colorado has committed to deliver 30% of its energy from renewable sources by 2020.

Qatar produces more than 800,000 barrels of oil every day and has the world’s third-largest natural gas field.

The South China Sea has estimated oil reserves of up to 213 billion barrels – 10 times the proven reserves of the United States.

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