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Renewable Energy Statistics

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Renewable Energy Use StatisticsData
Percent of global energy use that is from renewable sources (e.g. sunlight and wind) – 201524 %
– 201220 %
– 200615 %
Global Renewable Energy ProductionProduction in TWh
Hydropower4,000
Onshore Wind850
Bioenergy460
Solar Photovoltaic System290
Offshore Wind90
Concentrated Solar Power85
Ocean80
Renewable Energy Opinion PollsU.S. OpinionGlobal Opinion
I’m willing to change my behavior to reduce my carbon footprint43 %33 %
I’m willing to pay more for cleaner energy23 %16 %
I prefer to take public transportation to and from work rather than my own vehicle31 %16 %
It isn’t my responsibility to determine how clean the sources of my electricity are16 %15 %
U.S. Renewables Consumption (Quadrillion BTU)20132015 E2016 P
Hydroelectric Power2.5612.6082.524
Wood Biomass2.1382.1132.125
Wind1.5951.8392.084
Ethenol1.0901.0941.094
Solar0.3070.5240.571
Waste Biomass0.4760.4890.495
Geothermal0.2210.2200.220
Biodiesel0.2050.1960.196
Total9.3219.87010.092
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Global Production of Renewable Energy by RegionTWh of Renewable Energy
Europe646
Americas629
China442
Asia (Not Including China)204
Asia Oceania136
Africa102
Middle East17
Largest European Consumers of Renewable Energy by Percent of Total Energy Consumption Percent of Energy Consumption
Norway65 %
Sweden52 %
Latvia37 %
Finland37 %
Austria32 %
Denmark28 %
Portugal27 %
Estonia27 %
Romania25 %
Lithuania23 %
Europe Avereage15 %
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: International Energy Agency, U.S. Energy Information Administration
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: March 16, 2017

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