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FIELD LISTING :: ELECTRICITY - FROM OTHER RENEWABLE SOURCES Print
This entry measures the capacity of plants that generate electricity by using renewable energy sources other than hydroelectric (including, for example, wind, waves, solar, and geothermal), expressed as a share of the country's total generating capacity.


Country Comparison to the World

CountryELECTRICITY - FROM OTHER RENEWABLE SOURCES(% OF TOTAL INSTALLED CAPACITY)
Afghanistan 0.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Albania 0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Algeria 1.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
American Samoa 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Angola 0.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Antigua and Barbuda 4.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Argentina 2.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Armenia 0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Aruba 12.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Australia 16.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Austria 24.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Azerbaijan 1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Bahamas, The 0.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Bahrain 0.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Bangladesh 1.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Barbados 8.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Belarus 0.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Belgium 32.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Belize 19.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Benin 2.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Bermuda 0% of total installed capacity
note: the Tynes Bay Waste Treatment Facility turns waste to electric energy (2015 est.)
Bhutan 0% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Bolivia 8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Botswana 1.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Brazil 16% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
British Virgin Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Brunei 0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Bulgaria 16.4% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Burkina Faso 3.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Burma 0.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Burundi 4.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cabo Verde 23.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cambodia 2.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cameroon 0.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Canada 11.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cayman Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Central African Republic 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Chad 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Chile 16.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
China 13.7% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Colombia 1.6% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Comoros 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Congo, Republic of the 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cook Islands 30% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Costa Rica 17.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Croatia 12% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cuba 8.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Cyprus 12.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Czechia 14.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Denmark 53.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Djibouti 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Dominica 21.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Dominican Republic 5.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Ecuador 3.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Egypt 2.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
El Salvador 25.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Equatorial Guinea 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Eritrea 1.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Estonia 25.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Ethiopia 13.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
European Union 22.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 10% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Faroe Islands 16.4% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Fiji 25.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Finland 23.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
France 16.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
French Polynesia 10.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Gabon 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Gambia, The 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Georgia 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Germany 49.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Ghana 1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Gibraltar 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Greece 26.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Greenland 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Grenada 2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Guam 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Guatemala 34.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Guinea 0.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Guinea-Bissau 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Guyana 13% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Haiti 0.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Honduras 32% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Hong Kong 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Hungary 14.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Iceland 24.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
India 14.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Indonesia 5.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Iran 0.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Iraq 0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Ireland 29.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Israel 4.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Italy 28.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Jamaica 13% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Japan 15% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Jordan 9.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Kazakhstan 0.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Kenya 53.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Kiribati 37.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Korea, North 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Korea, South 7.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Kosovo 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Kuwait 0% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Kyrgyzstan 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Laos 0.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Latvia 6.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Lebanon 0.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Lesotho 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Liberia 0% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Libya 0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Lithuania 18.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Luxembourg 12.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Macau 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Macedonia 2.9% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Madagascar 1.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Malawi 6.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Malaysia 4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Maldives 3.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Mali 1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Malta 12.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Marshall Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Mauritania 16.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Mauritius 29.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Mexico 8.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of 3% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Moldova 1.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Mongolia 5.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Montenegro 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Montserrat 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Morocco 12.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Mozambique 0.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Namibia 5.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Nauru 20% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Nepal 3.6% of total installed capacity (FY 2017 est.)
Netherlands 22% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
New Caledonia 7.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
New Zealand 19.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Nicaragua 36.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Niger 4.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Nigeria 0.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Niue 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Norway 3.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oman 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Pakistan 5.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Panama 11.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Papua New Guinea 6.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Paraguay 0.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Peru 4.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Philippines 15.6% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Poland 18.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Portugal 32.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Puerto Rico 4.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Qatar 0.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Romania 18.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Russia 0.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Rwanda 6.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Saint Lucia 1.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 2.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Samoa 15.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Saudi Arabia 0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Senegal 8.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Serbia 2.2% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Seychelles 9.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Sierra Leone 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Singapore 1.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Slovakia 11.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Slovenia 1.7% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Solomon Islands 5.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Somalia 1.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
South Africa 7.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
South Sudan 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Spain 29.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Sri Lanka 3.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Sudan 5.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Suriname 1.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Swaziland 43.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Sweden 30% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Switzerland 11.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Syria 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Taiwan 5.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Tajikistan 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Tanzania 6.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Thailand 14.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Togo 0.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Tonga 17.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago 0.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Tunisia 5.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Turkey 11.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Turkmenistan 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Turks and Caicos Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Uganda 10.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Ukraine 2.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
United Arab Emirates 0.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
United Kingdom 33.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
United States 10.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Uruguay 39% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Uzbekistan 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Vanuatu 18.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Venezuela 0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Vietnam 1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Virgin Islands 1.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
West Bank 9.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Western Sahara 0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
World 10.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Yemen 2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Zambia 1.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Zimbabwe 5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)