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  • Reference: the EIA - [1]
  • Data from there, graph I created in Excel.

Data spans from 1980 to 2013. Generation by source in 2013 was estimated at:

  • Thermal: 14,793 TWh, 66.66%
  • Nuclear: 2,364 TWh, 10.65%
  • Hydro: 3,761 TWh, 16.95%
  • Wind: 645 TWh, 2.91%
  • Solar: 134 TWh, 0.60%
  • Geothermal: 70 TWh, 0.32%
  • Other Renewable: 424 TWh, 1.91%
  • Renewable: 5,034 TWh, 22.68%
  • Total Generation: 22,191 TWh


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current20:31, 16 May 2016Thumbnail for version as of 20:31, 16 May 20161,024 × 768 (37 KB)Delphi234update through 2013
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05:01, 13 September 2012Thumbnail for version as of 05:01, 13 September 2012717 × 472 (31 KB)Delphi234update through 2010, other than thermal and hydroelectricity, which are updated through 2009
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16:59, 26 October 2007Thumbnail for version as of 16:59, 26 October 2007721 × 476 (18 KB)Theanphibian*Reference: the EIA - [http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/international/electricitygeneration.html] *Data from there, graph I created in Excel. *Numbers for 2005 and 2006 are projected when available - see EIA data for specifics {{GFDL}} Data for world spans 19
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