* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Germany: Alternative and nuclear energy, percent of total energy use: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Germany from 1960 to 2018. The average value for Germany during that period was 6.26 percent with a minumum of 1.99 percent in 1991 and a maximum of 14.21 percent in 2015. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
We show the alternative and nuclear energy use as percent of the total energy use in Germany. It consists of noncarbohydrate energy that does not produce carbon dioxide when generated and includes hydropower and nuclear, geothermal, and solar power.
Definition: Renewable energy consumption is the share of renewables energy in total final energy consumption.