Renewables: share of electricity generation in the U.S. 2017

Proportion of renewables in U.S. electricity generation from 2000 to 2017

Renewables: share of electricity generation in the U.S. 2017 The statistic shows the proportion of renewables in U.S. electricity generation between 2000 and 2017. In 2017, renewable energy sources accounted for some 17.7 percent of the country's total electricity production.
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Proportion of renewables in U.S. electricity generation from 2000 to 2017

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Share of renewables in electricity generation
201717.7%
2016*15.4%
201513.7%
2014*13.4%
2013*13%
2012*12.3%
2011*12.5%
201010.4%
200910.6%
2008*9.2%
20078.5%
20069.5%
20058.8%
20048.8%
20039.1%
20028.9%
20017.7%
20009.4%
Share of renewables in electricity generation
201717.7%
2016*15.4%
201513.7%
2014*13.4%
2013*13%
2012*12.3%
2011*12.5%
201010.4%
200910.6%
2008*9.2%
20078.5%
20069.5%
20058.8%
20048.8%
20039.1%
20028.9%
20017.7%
20009.4%
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The statistic shows the proportion of renewables in U.S. electricity generation between 2000 and 2017. In 2017, renewable energy sources accounted for some 17.7 percent of the country's total electricity production.
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