U.S. renewable electricity generation from hydro, wind and solar 2018

The statistic shows the amount of electricity generated from hydropower, solar and wind sources in the United States between 2000 and 2018. Nearly 67 billion kilowatt hours of electricity were generated from solar sources in 2018.

U.S. electricity net generation from hydropower, solar and wind sources between 2000 and 2018

YearSolar*WindConventional hydroelectric power
1866,604274,952291,724
1753,286254,303300,333
1636,054226,993267,812
1524,893190,719249,080
1417,691181,655259,367
139,036167,840268,565
124,327140,822276,240
111,818120,177319,355
101,21294,652260,203
0989173,886273,445
0886455,363254,831
0761234,450247,510
0650826,589289,246
0555017,811270,321
0457514,144268,417
0353411,187275,806
0255510,354264,329
015436,737216,961
004935,593275,573
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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2000 to 2018

Supplementary notes

* Solar thermal and photovoltaic (PV) energy.

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