Thursday, October 12th, 2017
Breaking News
Home » Did You Know » Solar Energy And Wind Power World Leader
Solar Energy And Wind Power

Solar Energy And Wind Power World Leader

Did you know?    Germany is the world leader in the production of clean solar energy and wind power.

  • In July 2013, Germany produced 5.1 TWh (terawatt-hours) of solar energy. Compared to this figure and approximately the same time period, the United States produced only 0.764 TWh of solar power.
  • This is an incredible achievement for a country that has a lot less sunny days compared to the United States!
  • A less known fact is that Germany is also a world leader in wind power generation.
  • Germany ranks as number one in total-solar-capacity per-capita out of all world countries.
  • At the time of writing this article, top solar energy producers in the world are: Germany, Italy, Belgium, Czech Republic and Greece.
  • In spite of vast natural resources and available sunshine, the United States is a distant number 20 on this list.

About Buzz1

Posted by Buzz1, one of our dedicated staff members!

Check Also

Meditating Business Woman

Best Time To Meditate

Legumes

What Are Legumes?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

8 − 1 =