Global electricity generation capacity by energy source 2018-2050

This statistic shows the world electricity generation capacity in 2018, including projections through 2050, by energy source. It is estimated that, by 2050, the global electricity generation capacity will reach approximately 14 terawatts.
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Projected electricity generation capacity worldwide from 2018 to 2050, by energy source
(in gigawatts)
Electricity generation capacity in gigawatts
2050*14,008.6
2045*12,768.8
2040*11,470.4
2035*10,377
2030*9,219.6
2025*8,031.7
2020*7,228.4
20186,784.1
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