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International Energy Outlook 2013

Release Date: July 25, 2013   |  Next Release Date: September 2014   |  correction |  Report Number: DOE/EIA-0484(2013)

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Table 14. OECD and non-OECD net renewable electricity generation by energy source, 2010-2040
billion kilowatthours
Region 2010 2015 2020 2025 2030 2035 2040 Average annual
percent change
2010-2040
OECD                
Hydroelectric 1,338 1,412 1,497 1,574 1,661 1,749 1,841 1.1
wind 269 531 718 855 903 961 1,052 4.7
Geothermal 41 52 68 79 93 104 115 3.5
Solar 32 123 145 165 181 211 253 7.1
Other 263 290 346 373 385 401 426 1.6
Total OECD 1,943 2,408 2,774 3,046 3,222 3,426 3,687 2.2
Non-OECD                
Hydroelectric 2,064 2,393 2,955 3,188 3,516 3,943 4,390 2.6
wind 73 235 418 527 641 733 787 8.3
Geothermal 25 60 65 67 78 91 105 4.9
Solar 1 34 95 124 146 183 199 18.6
Other 69 137 202 270 344 400 432 6.3
Total OECD 2,232 2,859 3,736 4,177 4,725 5,350 5,914 3.3
World                
Hydroelectric 3,402 3,805 4,452 4,762 5,177 5,692 6,232 2.0
wind 342 767 1,136 1,383 1,544 1,694 1,839 5.8
Geothermal 66 112 133 146 171 195 220 4.1
Solar 34 157 240 288 327 394 452 9.1
Other 332 427 549 643 729 800 858 3.2
Total World 4,175 5,267 6,509 7,222 7,948 8,775 9,601 2.8
Source: EIA, International Energy Statistics database (as of November 2012), www.eia.gov/ies. Projections: EIA, World Energy Projection System Plus (2013).