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Renewables Bolster U.S. Energy Profile
➙Good news for clean energy supporters – renewable power
continues to grow in the U. S. In
2014, U. S. electricity from solar, wind
and hydropower accounted for 13.5% of
total electricity generation, according to
the 2014 Renewable Energy Data Book by
With energy consumption increasing by
1%, renewables are picking up the pace to
support demand. In 2014, U. S. hydropower produced nearly half of total renewable
electricity generation, wind contributed
33%, biomass added 12%, solar yielded 6%
and geothermal supplied 3%.
The numbers are a promising indication that clean energy has found a solid
foothold and will continue to be a viable
alternative to fossil fuels.
n Renewable electricity accounted for
more than 50% of capacity additions.
n Almost half of that capacity is sourced
from solar, which grew by more than 54%.
n Wind generation increased by 8.3%.
n The U. S. leads the world in biodiesel
n Renewable production outpaced
nuclear by 1.5%.
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U.S. Renewable Electricity Generation by Technology