Renewable energy in China

Statistics report on the renewable energy industry in China

Renewable energy in China

This report presents the background and overview of renewable energy development in China, with reference to wind power, solar power, hydro power and other renewables.

Table of contents


  • Premium Statistic Largest global emitters of carbon dioxide 2022, by country
  • Basic Statistic Total population of China 1980-2029
  • Basic Statistic Coal consumption volume in China 1998-2022
  • Premium Statistic Carbon dioxide emissions in China 1960-2022
  • Basic Statistic Global share of renewables in final energy consumption by select region 2017-2023


  • Premium Statistic Primary energy production breakdown in China 2010-2020, by source
  • Premium Statistic Renewable energy capacity in China 2009-2022
  • Premium Statistic Renewable energy production in China 2000-2022
  • Premium Statistic Power generation growth rate in China 2021, by source
  • Premium Statistic Renewable energy consumption in China 2010-2022

Solar power

  • Premium Statistic Solar power capacity in China 2012-2022
  • Basic Statistic Combined wind and solar capacity additions in China 2006-2022
  • Premium Statistic Annual electricity generation from solar power in China 2013-2022
  • Basic Statistic Solar power capacity installed in China by province 2022
  • Basic Statistic Proposed solar power capacity additions in China by province 2022

Wind power

  • Premium Statistic Wind energy production in China 2009-2021
  • Premium Statistic Production of onshore wind energy in China 2008-2021
  • Premium Statistic Production of offshore wind energy in China 2008-2021
  • Premium Statistic Wind power capacity in China 2014-2023
  • Basic Statistic Proposed wind power capacity additions in China by province 2023

Other renewables

  • Premium Statistic China's hydropower production 2009-2021
  • Basic Statistic Hydroelectric facilities' generation capacity in rural China 2010-2020
  • Premium Statistic Production of bioenergy in China 2008-2021
  • Premium Statistic Energy produced from renewable municipal waste in China 2010-2021
  • Premium Statistic Capacity of bioenergy in China 2009-2022

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