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Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity: Group totals

DEFINITION: This entry is the total capacity of currently installed generators, expressed in kilowatts (kW), to produce electricity. A 10-kilowatt (kW) generator will produce 10 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity, if it runs continuously for one hour.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
High income OECD countries 2.39 billion kW 2010
Heavily indebted countries 2.12 billion kW 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) 1.83 billion kW 2010
Former British colonies 1.64 billion kW 2010
NATO countries 869.63 million kW 2010
Non-religious countries 750.01 million kW 2009
Hot countries 736.53 million kW 2010
European Union 712.96 million kW 2010
Religious countries 517.88 million kW 2010
Eurozone 503.48 million kW 2010
Sparsely populated countries 405.23 million kW 2010
Muslim countries 394.59 million kW 2010
Latin America and Caribbean 286.88 million kW 2010
South and Central Asia 283.75 million kW 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa 245.11 million kW 2010
South Asia 239.04 million kW 2010
Former Spanish colonies 184.41 million kW 2010
OPEC countries 177.11 million kW 2010
Former Soviet republics 124.03 million kW 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa 77.24 million kW 2010
Potential Future EU Members 64.05 million kW 2009
Former French colonies 42.44 million kW 2010
failed states 38.6 million kW 2010