Cumulative capacity of non-hydro renewable energy in the U.S. from 2008 to 2016 (in gigawatts)*

U.S. cumulative renewable energy capacity 2008-2016 This statistic represents the cumulative non-hydropower renewable energy capacity in the United States from 2008 to 2016. In 2012, the United States had a total of 85 gigawatts of renewable energy capacity. In 2014, the power-generating capacity of non-hydropower renewables was larger than hydropower capacity for the first time.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Cumulative capacity in gigawatts
200841
200952
201058
201167
201285
201392
2014104
2015120
2016141
Cumulative capacity in gigawatts
200841
200952
201058
201167
201285
201392
2014104
2015120
2016141

© Statista 2017

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
Description Source More information
This statistic represents the cumulative non-hydropower renewable energy capacity in the United States from 2008 to 2016. In 2012, the United States had a total of 85 gigawatts of renewable energy capacity. In 2014, the power-generating capacity of non-hydropower renewables was larger than hydropower capacity for the first time.
Show more
Release date
February 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
2008 to 2016
Supplementary notes
* Excludes hydropower.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Statistics on "Hydropower in the UK"

  • Global hydropower industry
  • Generation
The most important statistics
  • Capacity
  • Consumption
The most important statistics

Statista for Your Company: The Research and Analysis Tool

  • Product Film
  • Statistics
  • Downloads

Our Premium Statistics - facts for your business

Currently, Statista provides more than 1 million statistics.
93 percent (all Premium content) are exclusively accessible via our professional accounts.

Unlimited access

As a Statista Premium customer, you receive unlimited access to all statistics at all times. Including downloads of data in the most common formats (XLS, PDF & PNG). Create relevant and significant statistics in no time.

You are in good company

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Our Business Solutions: Save Time and Money

only

$588*

per year
Your advantages
  • Full access to all our statistics
  • Download as XLS, PDF & PNG
  • Relevant data: complete source information
All functions of our platform illustrated face-to-face
  • Learn how Statista supports your company
  • Extensive tour across the whole portal
  • Personal guidance by our support team
The knowledge database for your company
  • All functions of the Premium Account
  • Access to dossiers, forecasts and studies
  • Access to our international database
  • Publishing rights and other exclusive functions

Statistics on the topic

Topics

About Statista

Learn more about how Statista can support your business.

Request webinar