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Country file (122 countries, 1997-2016)
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Production capacity (MW)



Country 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Albania4242424242424242420
Algeria1010101010100000
Argentina6403182792792712171671296030
Armenia3333333333
Australia5,0434,5574,3264,1873,8063,0492,5842,0052,0201,712
Austria2,8832,8282,6322,4112,0951,6841,3781,0841,014995
Azerbaijan2222222221
Bahrain1111111111
Bangladesh2222222222
Belarus1414113322222
Belgium3,4042,8432,3782,2291,9591,6511,3751,078886563
Bhutan1110000000
Bolivia2727273330000
Bosnia and Herzegovina51000000000
Brazil14,54812,76310,8008,7155,9623,3992,5081,429931606
Bulgaria691691691691691681674503500177
Cambodia0000000000
Canada12,83912,23911,89811,2059,6947,6986,2005,2654,0083,319
Cape Verde262626262626242433
Chad1110000000
Chile1,7191,5401,424933764335190190172168
China211,392187,730168,730147,362114,76391,32475,32462,36441,80025,104
Colombia20202020202020202020
Costa Rica378378297278198148147132123123
Croatia6726134664233473021801318928
Cuba121212121212121277
Curaçao32321515151515000
Cyprus158158158158147147147134820
Czech Republic334308282282282269260217215192
Denmark5,7515,4765,2275,0644,8834,7724,1623,9273,7493,465
Dominica0000000000
Dominican Republic13513513513585853433250
Ecuador19191919191919344
Egypt1,190810810810616550550550550430
Eritrea1111111111
Estonia310310310303303280269184149142
Ethiopia3243243243241711711713000
Faroe Islands181818181844444
Fiji10101010101010101010
Finland2,2442,1131,5391,005627448288197197147
France15,30713,75712,06510,2939,2968,2547,5646,6405,9704,492
Gambia0000000000
Georgia2121210000000
Germany59,56056,19050,01945,19240,46834,66031,30829,06027,19025,777
Greece2,7002,6512,3692,1521,9801,8651,7491,6271,3231,087
Grenada1111111110
Guam0000000000
Guatemala107765353000000
Guyana14141414141414141414
Honduras186176176176152102707000
Hungary329329329329329329329329295201
Iceland4444420000
India35,80232,84828,27925,08822,46520,15018,42115,88013,06510,926
Indonesia1111111111
Iran22816711811811810091919291
Ireland3,2773,1272,7012,4862,2722,0371,7381,6141,4281,260
Israel2727276666666
Italy9,7379,4799,2278,9588,6638,5518,1246,7375,7974,850
Jamaica1261267248484848483030
Japan3,5053,4003,2343,0382,7882,6612,6142,5012,3042,056
Jordan284132119119222222
Kazakhstan50222220000
Kenya262626261955555
Kosovo32000000000
Kuwait1010100000000
Latvia66666868686262313028
Libya20202020202020202020
Lithuania52149349342427927922517916391
Luxembourg12712012058585845444343
Mauritania34343434444400
Mauritius11111111111110
Mexico4,5604,0053,7093,0732,5511,9921,348929517202
Micronesia1000000000
Mongolia100100515151511122
Montenegro1187200000000
Morocco907787787787787495291291286253
Mozambique0000000000
Namibia5500000011
Netherlands4,4764,3414,3283,4312,8052,6932,3912,3282,2692,229
New-Zealand690623623623623623623623530497
Nicaragua186186186186186142102636060
Nigeria13131313322222
North Macedonia37373737000000
Norway1,4181,162838873856768703520436431
Oman 000000000
Pakistan59159159125625610656666
Panama270270270270000000
Peru37524524514814811111
Philippines4754274272162166633333333
Poland6,4056,3975,8075,1003,8343,3902,4971,6161,180725
Portugal5,3165,3165,3165,0794,9534,7244,5254,0833,7063,535
Puerto Rico1261261261261261261257610
Romania3,0293,0293,0242,9762,9532,5991,90582646214
Russia58171717171715151717
Saint Kitts and Nevis2222222220
Samoa1111100000
Saudi Arabia3300000000
Senegal 000000000
Serbia25251710111100
Seychelles6666660000
Singapore0000000000
Slovakia3333333333
Slovenia3333322000
South Africa2,2342,0941,4711,0535701021010108
South Korea1,3021,1361,031835609561483406379348
Spain23,43123,17023,07522,98722,98722,95922,79621,67320,62319,149
Sri Lanka13013013013010610110186543
Sweden7,1416,6916,4946,0255,4254,4703,7452,7982,1631,560
Switzerland75757560606050464218
Taiwan692692682647633614564564519436
Tanzania 000000000
Thailand778648223223223193112800
Tunisia245245245245245245104542020
Turkey7,1546,8576,0914,7183,7632,9592,3121,7991,329801
Ukraine5965935265144103712761518794
United Arab Emirates1111111111
United-Kingdom20,96418,87214,60213,61412,44010,5318,4456,5565,2044,051
Uruguay1,6471,5051,2108455295952412121
USA96,66589,04782,03374,34765,75461,10860,00746,91940,20035,159
Vanuatu4444433333
Venezuela12612612612612612684000
Vietnam2321931511353131313188

World capacity Capacity (MW) Growth (MW) Growth (%)
1995 4,800 - -
1996 6,100 1,300 27.1
1997 7,483 1,383 22.7
1998 9,671 2,188 29.3
1999 13,703 4,033 64.4
2000 18,043 4,341 31.7
2001 24,321 6,278 34.8
2002 31,187 6,866 28.3
2003 39,336 8,150 26.2
2004 47,664 8,329 21.2
2005 59,068 11,404 24,0
2006 74,180 15,112 25.6
2007 93,961 19,782 26.7
2008 121,263 27,302 29.1
2009 157,927 36,665 30.3
2010 194,626 36,699 23.3
2011 237,178 42,553 21.9
2012 283,009 45,832 19.4
2013 318,898 35,889 12.7
2014 371,205 52,308 16.5
2015 435,495 64,290 17.4
2016 487,135 51,641 11.9
2017 539,552 52,418 10.8
2018 589,675 50,123 9.3