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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 (2012 est.)
Albania 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Algeria 0.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
American Samoa 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Angola 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Antigua and Barbuda 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Argentina 0.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Armenia 0% of total installed capacity (2011 est.)
Aruba 9.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Australia 7.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Austria 11.1% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Azerbaijan 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Bahamas, The 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Bahrain 0.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Bangladesh 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Barbados 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Belarus 0.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Belgium 25.7% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Belize 25.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Benin 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Bermuda 1.8% of total installed capacity
note: the Tynes Bay Waste Treatment Facility turns waste to electric energy (2014 est.)
Bhutan 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Bolivia 1.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.5% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Botswana 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Brazil 10.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
British Virgin Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Brunei 0% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Bulgaria 32.9% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Burkina Faso 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Burma 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Burundi 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Cabo Verde 23.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Cambodia 10% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Cameroon 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Canada 8.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Cayman Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Central African Republic 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Chad 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Chile 4.9% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
China 9% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Colombia 0.7% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Comoros 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Congo, Republic of the 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Cook Islands 0.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Costa Rica 13.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Croatia 6.6% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Cuba 0.1% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Cyprus 10% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Czechia 14.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Denmark 43.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Djibouti 1.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Dominica 21.7% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Dominican Republic 1.6% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Ecuador 1.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Egypt 2.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
El Salvador 15.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Equatorial Guinea 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Eritrea 1.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Estonia 12% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Ethiopia 3.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
European Union 22.9% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 10% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Faroe Islands 3.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Fiji 5.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Finland 13.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
France 11.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
French Polynesia 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Gabon 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Gambia, The 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Georgia 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Germany 41.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Ghana 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Gibraltar 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Greece 15.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Greenland 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Grenada 1.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Guam 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Guatemala 8.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Guinea-Bissau 1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Guinea 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Guyana 3.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Haiti 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Honduras 10.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Hong Kong 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Hungary 6.8% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Iceland 25.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
India 12.4% of total installed capacity (26 February 2014 est.)
Indonesia 5.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Iran 0.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Iraq 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Ireland 23% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Israel 2.6% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Italy 23.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Jamaica 5.9% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Japan 3.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Jordan 0.1% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Kazakhstan 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Kenya 13.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Kiribati 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Korea, North 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Korea, South 1.9% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Kosovo 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Kuwait 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Kyrgyzstan 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Laos 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Latvia 3.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Lebanon 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Lesotho 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Liberia 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Libya 0.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Lithuania 7.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Luxembourg 9.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Macau 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Macedonia 2.6% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Madagascar 0.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Malawi 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Malaysia 0.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Maldives 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Mali 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Malta 8.3% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Mauritania 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Mauritius 0.2% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Mexico 4.7% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of 3% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Moldova 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Mongolia 0.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Montenegro 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Montserrat 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Morocco 4.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Mozambique 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Namibia 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Nauru 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Nepal 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Netherlands 14.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
New Caledonia 7.7% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
New Zealand 15.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Nicaragua 35.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Nigeria 1.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Niger 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Niue 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Norway 2.5% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Oman 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Pakistan 0.4% of total installed capacity (FY2014 est.)
Panama 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Papua New Guinea 8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Paraguay 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Peru 0.9% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Philippines 11.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Poland 8.5% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Portugal 29.4% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Puerto Rico 1.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Qatar 1.5% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Romania 19.6% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Russia 0.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Rwanda 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis 4.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Saint Lucia 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 2.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Samoa 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Saudi Arabia 0.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Senegal 0.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Serbia 0.2% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Seychelles 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Sierra Leone 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Singapore 3.9% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Slovakia 11.2% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Slovenia 3% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Solomon Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Somalia 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
South Africa 0.7% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
South Sudan 3% of total installed capacity (2010 est.)
Spain 30% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Sri Lanka 1.9% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Sudan 3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Suriname 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Swaziland 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Sweden 22.7% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Switzerland 4.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Syria 0.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Taiwan 8.4% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Tajikistan 0% of total installed capacity (2013 est.)
Tanzania 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Thailand 3.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Togo 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Tonga 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago 0.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Tunisia 2.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Turkey 4.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Turkmenistan 0% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Turks and Caicos Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Uganda 19.2% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
Ukraine 1.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
United Arab Emirates 0.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
United Kingdom 12.2% of total installed capacity (2014 est.)
United States 7.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Uruguay 2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Uzbekistan 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Vanuatu 10.7% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Venezuela 0.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Vietnam 0.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Virgin Islands 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
West Bank 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Western Sahara 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
World 9.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Yemen 0.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Zambia 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Zimbabwe 0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)