USA: Fossil fuels electricity generation

(measure: billion kilowatthours; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
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USA: Fossil fuels electricity generation, billion kilowatthours

, 1980 - 2020: For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1980 to 2020. The average value for the USA during that period was 2408.24 billion kilowatthours with a minimum of 1644.06 billion kilowatthours in 1982 and a maximum of 2992.24 billion kilowatthours in 2007. The latest value from 2020 is 2419.23 billion kilowatthours. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 36 countries is 143.97 billion kilowatthours. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Billion kilowatthours of electricity generated from fossil fuels including oil, coal, and natural gas.
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