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Petróleo en Latinoamerica - Venezuela
Jueves, 22 de Diciembre de 2011 19:23

Venezuela is one of the world's largest exporters of crude oil and the largest in the Western Hemisphere. The oil sector is of central importance to the Venezuelan economy. As a founding member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Venezuela is an important player in the global oil market.

In 2008, Venezuela consumed 3.2 quadrillion British thermal units (BTUs) of total energy. Natural gas and oil represent the bulk of total energy consumption in Venezuela (see chart). Hydroelectricity, which plays a preponderant role in the Venezuelan power sector, accounts for the remainder of energy use. Over the last decade the share of oil consumption in the country's total energy mix has risen from 32 percent to 44 percent, largely because the Venezuelan government subsidizes liquid fuels.

 

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