(measure: million kilowatts; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
USA: Hydroelectricity capacity, million kilowatts
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1980 to 2018. The average value for the USA during that period was 79.99 million kilowatts with a minimum of 73.92 million kilowatts in 1990 and a maximum of 90.3 million kilowatts in 1988.
The latest value from 2018 is 79.87 million kilowatts. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 190
countries is 5.88 million kilowatts.
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