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Geothermal electricity capacity, million kilowatts, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 20 countries was 0.08 million kilowatts. The highest value was in Mexico: 1.03 million kilowatts and the lowest value was in Argentina: 0 million kilowatts. The indicator is available from 2000 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: million kilowatts; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration
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Countries Geothermal electricity capacity, 2021 Global rank Available data
Mexico 1.03 1 2000 - 2021
El Salvador 0.2 2 2000 - 2021
Nicaragua 0.15 3 2000 - 2021
Guatemala 0.05 4 2000 - 2021
Chile 0.04 5 2000 - 2021
Honduras 0.04 6 2000 - 2021
Argentina 0 7 2000 - 2021
Bolivia 0 8 2000 - 2021
Brazil 0 9 2000 - 2021
Colombia 0 10 2000 - 2021
Cuba 0 11 2000 - 2021
Domin. Rep. 0 12 2000 - 2021
Ecuador 0 13 2000 - 2021
Haiti 0 14 2000 - 2021
Panama 0 15 2000 - 2021
Paraguay 0 16 2000 - 2021
Peru 0 17 2000 - 2021
Puerto Rico 0 18 2000 - 2021
Uruguay 0 19 2000 - 2021
Venezuela 0 20 2000 - 2021



Definition: Installed capacity to produce geothermal electricity in million kilowatts.

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