Renewable energy statistics 2021

This statistical publication presents renewable power generation capacity statistics for the for the last decade (2011-2020).

  • August 2021
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French, Spanish

Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2020

The new report shows 162 gigawatts (GW) or 62% of total renewable power generation added last year had lower costs than the cheapest new fossil fuel option.

  • June 2021
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  • Costs, Power
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  • English

Renewable Capacity Statistics 2021

This data set, updated yearly, tracks renewable power generation capacity over the preceding decade (2011-2020) in comprehensive trilingual tables.

  • April 2021
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  • Statistics, Power
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  • English, French, Spanish

Renewable energy statistics 2020

This statistical publication presents renewable power generation capacity statistics for the for the last decade (2010-2019).

  • July 2020
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French, Spanish

Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2019

IRENA’s latest global cost study shows solar and wind power reaching new price lows. The report highlights cost trends for all major renewable electricity sources.

  • June 2020
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  • Costs, Power
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  • English, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Spanish

Off-grid renewable energy statistics 2019

This report outlines key off-grid power and biogas data over the decade 2008-2017 in trilingual tables. The sector continues growing rapidly worldwide.

  • December 2019
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  • Off-grid for Energy Access, Statistics
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  • English, Spanish, French

Renewable Energy Statistics 2019

IRENA produces comprehensive, reliable data sets on renewable energy capacity and use worldwide. This is the 2019 edition. 

  • July 2019
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French, Spanish

Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2018

IRENA’s latest global cost study shows solar and wind power reaching new price lows. The report highlights cost trends for all major renewable electricity sources.

  • May 2019
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  • Costs, Power
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  • English

Renewable Capacity Statistics 2019

This statistical publication presents renewable power generation capacity statistics for the for the last decade (2009-2018).

  • March 2019
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French, Spanish

Renewable Energy Statistics 2018

IRENA produces comprehensive, reliable data sets on renewable energy capacity and use worldwide. This is the 2018 edition. 

  • July 2018
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  • Statistics
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  • English, French, Spanish