USA: Renewable power capacity

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 USA

Renewable power capacity, million kilowatts

 Latest value 327.94
 Year 2021
 Measure million kilowatts
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 123.88
 Min - Max 73.92 - 327.94
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1980 to 2021. The average value for the USA during that period was 123.88 million kilowatts with a minimum of 73.92 million kilowatts in 1990 and a maximum of 327.94 million kilowatts in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 327.94 million kilowatts. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 190 countries is 15.91 million kilowatts. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
USA - Renewable power capacity - Recent values chart

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USA - Renewable power capacity - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Total capacity to produce electricity from renewable resources in million kilowatts.

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