Renewable Energy

15,915 TWh

73.3%

15,915 TWh of green-renewable energy was consumed in 2018. That’s around 10.5% of the overall energy production.

In 2008, the share of renewables on the world’s energy mix was roughly 7%. That may doesn’t sound like much less than today but in terms of the total energy produced, this is an increase from 9,182 TWh to 15,915 TWh. Or in other words: In the last ten years, the consumption of renewable energy has risen by 73.3%