Based on a comparison of 109 countries in 2015, USA ranked the highest in electricity production from renewable sources excluding hydro with 317,421 GWh followed by China and Germany. On the other end of the scale was Saudi Arabia with 1.00 GWh, Botswana with 1.00 GWh and Brunei with 2.00 GWh.
Total electricity production from renewable sources excluding hydro reached 1,644,540 GWh in 2015 in the World according to World Bank / EIA. This is 12.7 % more than in the previous year and 78.2 % more than 10 years ago.
Historically, total electricity production from renewable sources excluding hydro reached an all time high of 1,644,540 GWh in 2015 and an all time low of 3,040 GWh in 1960. The average annual growth amounted to 12.1 % since 1960.
The top ranked country, USA, accounted for 19.3 % of electricity production from renewable sources excluding hydro in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 46.8 % share while the ten largest countries some 75.8 % in 2015.
Data for more countries are available at Electricity Production from Renewable Sources (Excl. Hydro) indicator page.
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