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Key World Energy Statistics 2017: Even more energy data at your finger-tips

19 September 2017

In 2015, four countries saw wind generation providing more that 10% of all electricity according to Key World Energy Statistics 2017 (Photograph: Getty Images)In 2015, four countries saw wind generation providing more that 10% of all electricity, according to Key World Energy Statistics 2017 (Photograph: Getty Images)

China is the world’s largest consumer of coal, but it also has more wind and solar generation capacity than any other country in the world. This is just one insight drawn from the new and updated edition of Key World Energy Statistics (KWES) released today by the IEA.

The new version of KWES still provides headline data on all fuels, and now also contains additional information highlighting the rapid growth of renewable technologies, for example that in four countries wind generation provided more than 10% of all electricity, with solar providing more than 5% in two countries. read more

 

Source: http://www.iea.org/newsroom/news/2017/september/even-more-energy-data-at-your-finger-tips.html

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