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Energy > Electricity > From other renewable sources: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry measures the capacity of plants that generate electricity by using renewable energy sources other than hydroelectric (including, for example, wind, waves, solar, and geothermal), expressed as a share of the country's total generating capacity.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Dominica 74.2% of total installed capacity 2010
2 Denmark 36.9% of total installed capacity 2010
3 Spain 25.8% of total installed capacity 2010
4 Nicaragua 24.5% of total installed capacity 2011
5 Portugal 24.1% of total installed capacity 2010
6 Iceland 22.3% of total installed capacity 2010
7 Mauritius 17.8% of total installed capacity 2010
8 Ireland 17.4% of total installed capacity 2010
9 Belize 16.9% of total installed capacity 2010
10 Sweden 16.6% of total installed capacity 2010
11 Belgium 16.3% of total installed capacity 2010
12 Italy 15.8% of total installed capacity 2011
13 El Salvador 15.7% of total installed capacity 2010
14 Austria 15.4% of total installed capacity 2010
15 Netherlands 14.3% of total installed capacity 2010
16 New Zealand 14% of total installed capacity 2010
17 Kenya 13.3% of total installed capacity 2010
18 Germany 13% of total installed capacity 2011
19 Finland 12.7% of total installed capacity 2010
20 Guatemala 12.4% of total installed capacity 2010
21 Philippines 12.3% of total installed capacity 2010
22 Costa Rica 12.1% of total installed capacity 2010
23 Aruba 11.3% of total installed capacity 2010
24 Vanuatu 10.7% of total installed capacity 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 10.51% of total installed capacity 2010
25 Greece 10.5% of total installed capacity 2010
European Union average (profile) 10.43% of total installed capacity 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 10.22% of total installed capacity 2010
26 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 10% of total installed capacity 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 9.29% of total installed capacity 2010
27 United Kingdom 8.3% of total installed capacity 2010
28 Papua New Guinea 8% of total installed capacity 2010
29 Brazil 7.7% of total installed capacity 2010
=30 China 7.6% of total installed capacity 2012
=30 New Caledonia 7.6% of total installed capacity 2010
32 India 7.5% of total installed capacity 2010
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 7.29% of total installed capacity 2010
33 Hungary 7% of total installed capacity 2011
=34 France 6.9% of total installed capacity 2010
=34 Taiwan 6.9% of total installed capacity 2011
36 Estonia 6.4% of total installed capacity 2010
Europe average (profile) 6.34% of total installed capacity 2009
Non-religious countries average (profile) 6.24% of total installed capacity 2009
37 Luxembourg 5.9% of total installed capacity 2010
38 Cyprus 5.8% of total installed capacity 2010
39 Fiji 5.7% of total installed capacity 2010
40 Honduras 5.4% of total installed capacity 2010
41 United States 5.3% of total installed capacity 2010
42 Australia 5.1% of total installed capacity 2010
43 Lithuania 5% of total installed capacity 2010
44 Bulgaria 4.8% of total installed capacity 2010
45 Czech Republic 4.6% of total installed capacity 2010
Christian countries average (profile) 4.36% of total installed capacity 2009
=46 Morocco 4.3% of total installed capacity 2010
=46 Chile 4.3% of total installed capacity 2010
48 Canada 4.2% of total installed capacity 2010
49 Faroe Islands 4.1% of total installed capacity 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 4.06% of total installed capacity 2010
=50 Poland 3.7% of total installed capacity 2010
=50 Guyana 3.7% of total installed capacity 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 3.63% of total installed capacity 2010
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 3.56% of total installed capacity 2009
Former British colonies average (profile) 3.53% of total installed capacity 2010
52 Mexico 3.3% of total installed capacity 2010
53 Uganda 3.2% of total installed capacity 2010
=54 Turkey 3.1% of total installed capacity 2010
=54 Indonesia 3.1% of total installed capacity 2011
=54 Cape Verde 3.1% of total installed capacity 2010
=57 Sudan 3% of total installed capacity 2010
=57 Jamaica 3% of total installed capacity 2010
=57 Switzerland 3% of total installed capacity 2010
=57 South Sudan 3% of total installed capacity 2010
61 Japan 2.8% of total installed capacity 2010
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 2.72% of total installed capacity 2010
62 Slovakia 2.6% of total installed capacity 2010
=63 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 2.3% of total installed capacity 2010
=63 Croatia 2.3% of total installed capacity 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 2.1% of total installed capacity 2009
Hot countries average (profile) 2.04% of total installed capacity 2009
=65 Ecuador 2% of total installed capacity 2010
=65 Egypt 2% of total installed capacity 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 1.95% of total installed capacity 2010
=67 Norway 1.9% of total installed capacity 2010
=67 Slovenia 1.9% of total installed capacity 2010
=67 Romania 1.9% of total installed capacity 2011
=67 Latvia 1.9% of total installed capacity 2010
=71 Israel 1.8% of total installed capacity 2010
=71 Bermuda 1.8% of total installed capacity 2013
73 Bolivia 1.7% of total installed capacity 2012
=74 Cambodia 1.6% of total installed capacity 2010
=74 Sri Lanka 1.6% of total installed capacity 2011
South Asia average (profile) 1.6% of total installed capacity 2010
=76 South Korea 1.5% of total installed capacity 2010
=76 Tunisia 1.5% of total installed capacity 2010
78 Grenada 1.4% of total installed capacity 2010
79 Eritrea 1.3% of total installed capacity 2010
80 Cook Islands 1.1% of total installed capacity 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.05% of total installed capacity 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 1.01% of total installed capacity 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 0.956% of total installed capacity 2009
81 Uruguay 0.8% of total installed capacity 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 0.7% of total installed capacity 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 0.625% of total installed capacity 2010
=82 Bangladesh 0.5% of total installed capacity 2010
=82 South Africa 0.5% of total installed capacity 2010
failed states average (profile) 0.429% of total installed capacity 2010
=84 Ethiopia 0.4% of total installed capacity 2010
=84 Rwanda 0.4% of total installed capacity 2010
=84 Colombia 0.4% of total installed capacity 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 0.364% of total installed capacity 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 0.35% of total installed capacity 2010
=87 Senegal 0.3% of total installed capacity 2010
=87 Trinidad and Tobago 0.3% of total installed capacity 2010
=87 Malta 0.3% of total installed capacity 2010
=90 Dominican Republic 0.2% of total installed capacity 2010
=90 Thailand 0.2% of total installed capacity 2012
=90 Jordan 0.2% of total installed capacity 2010
=90 Argentina 0.2% of total installed capacity 2010
=90 Samoa 0.2% of total installed capacity 2010
=90 Iran 0.2% of total installed capacity 2010
=90 Singapore 0.2% of total installed capacity 2010
=97 Maldives 0.1% of total installed capacity 2010
=97 Azerbaijan 0.1% of total installed capacity 2010
=97 Mongolia 0.1% of total installed capacity 2010
=97 Cuba 0.1% of total installed capacity 2011
=97 Armenia 0.1% of total installed capacity 2010
=97 Ukraine 0.1% of total installed capacity 2010
=97 Vietnam 0.1% of total installed capacity 2012
=97 Belarus 0.1% of total installed capacity 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 0.0222% of total installed capacity 2010
=105 Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 0.0 2010
=105 Turkmenistan 0.0 2010
=105 Swaziland 0.0 2010
=105 Cameroon 0.0 2010
=105 Burkina Faso 0.0 2010
=105 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.0 2010
=105 Liberia 0.0 2010
=105 Tanzania 0.0 2010
=105 Congo, Republic of the 0.0 2012
=105 Madagascar 0.0 2010
=105 Tajikistan 0.0 2012
=105 Afghanistan 0.0 2010
=105 Nauru 0.0 2010
=105 Malawi 0.0 2010
=105 Montenegro 0.0 2010
=105 Virgin Islands 0.0 2010
=105 Bahrain 0.0 2011
=105 Libya 0.0 2010
=105 Central African Republic 0.0 2010
=105 Turks and Caicos Islands 0.0 2010
=105 Malaysia 0.0 2010
=105 Barbados 0.0 2010
=105 Guinea 0.0 2010
=105 Panama 0.0 2010
=105 American Samoa 0.0 2010
=105 Gibraltar 0.0 2010
=105 Nigeria 0.0 2010
=105 Hong Kong 0.0 2012
=105 Sierra Leone 0.0 2010
=105 Georgia 0.0 2010
=105 Moldova 0.0 2010
=105 Lebanon 0.0 2010
=105 Uzbekistan 0.0 2010
=105 Qatar 0.0 2010
=105 Nepal 0.0 2010
=105 Suriname 0.0 2010
=105 Venezuela 0.0 2012
=105 Zimbabwe 0.0 2010
=105 Mauritania 0.0 2010
=105 Syria 0.0 2010
=105 Republic of Macedonia 0.0 2010
=105 Serbia 0.0 2010
=105 Paraguay 0.0 2010
=105 Botswana 0.0 2010
=105 Sao Tome and Principe 0.0 2010
=105 The Gambia 0.0 2010
=105 Ghana 0.0 2010
=105 Saudi Arabia 0.0 2010
=105 The Bahamas 0.0 2012
=105 Pakistan 0.0 2010
=105 Oman 0.0 2010
=105 Greenland 0.0 2010
=105 Gabon 0.0 2010
=105 Niue 0.0 2010
=105 Yemen 0.0 2010
=105 Albania 0.0 2010
=105 West Bank 0.0 2010
=105 Macau 0.0 2012
=105 Equatorial Guinea 0.0 2010
=105 United Arab Emirates 0.0 2010
=105 Guam 0.0 2010
=105 Lesotho 0.0 2010
=105 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.0 2010
=105 Solomon Islands 0.0 2010
=105 Saint Lucia 0.0 2010
=105 Somalia 0.0 2010
=105 Peru 0.0 2010
=105 Laos 0.0 2010
=105 Cote d'Ivoire 0.0 2010
=105 Benin 0.0 2010
=105 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.0 2010
=105 Togo 0.0 2010
=105 Tonga 0.0 2010
=105 Western Sahara 0.0 2010
=105 Cayman Islands 0.0 2010
=105 British Virgin Islands 0.0 2010
=105 Mali 0.0 2010
=105 Russia 0.0 2012
=105 Angola 0.0 2010
=105 Chad 0.0 2010
=105 Mozambique 0.0 2012
=105 Niger 0.0 2010
=105 Brunei 0.0 2010
=105 Algeria 0.0 2010
=105 Puerto Rico 0.0 2010
=105 Kiribati 0.0 2010
=105 Haiti 0.0 2011
=105 Iraq 0.0 2012
=105 French Polynesia 0.0 2010
=105 Guinea-Bissau 0.0 2010
=105 Seychelles 0.0 2010
=105 Djibouti 0.0 2010
=105 Antigua and Barbuda 0.0 2010
=105 Burundi 0.0 2010
=105 Bhutan 0.0 2010
=105 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.0 2010
=105 Kuwait 0.0 2010
=105 Zambia 0.0 2010
=105 Kazakhstan 0.0 2010
=105 Kyrgyzstan 0.0 2010
=105 Montserrat 0.0 2010
=105 North Korea 0.0 2010
=105 Burma 0.0 2010
=105 Namibia 0.0 2012
=105 Comoros 0.0 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Electricity > From other renewable sources. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Energy/Electricity/From-other-renewable-sources

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