Brazil Renewable Energy 1990-2022

Renewable electricity is the share of electrity generated by renewable power plants in total electricity generated by all types of plants.
  • Brazil renewable energy for 2015 was 73.97%, a 0.88% increase from 2014.
  • Brazil renewable energy for 2014 was 73.08%, a 3.61% decline from 2013.
  • Brazil renewable energy for 2013 was 76.69%, a 5.76% decline from 2012.
  • Brazil renewable energy for 2012 was 82.45%, a 4.67% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Electricity from Renewables
Albania 100.00%
Paraguay 100.00%
Costa Rica 99.00%
Namibia 97.79%
Brazil 73.97%
Colombia 68.24%
Venezuela 63.70%
Guatemala 60.39%
Suriname 60.05%
Equatorial Guinea 57.83%
Ecuador 52.80%
Peru 52.73%
Montenegro 49.65%
Belize 45.24%
Fiji 45.02%
Gabon 43.74%
Romania 39.75%
North Macedonia 35.94%
Bosnia 35.52%
Turkey 31.96%
Samoa 30.35%
Armenia 28.34%
Tuvalu 28.17%
Serbia 26.91%
China 23.93%
Mauritius 22.72%
Bulgaria 17.99%
Dominica 16.18%
Russia 15.86%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 15.66%
Mexico 15.39%
Dominican Republic 11.63%
Jamaica 10.26%
Malaysia 9.96%
Kazakhstan 8.87%
Thailand 8.54%
Azerbaijan 7.04%
Tonga 5.91%
Iran 5.10%
Cuba 3.95%
Iraq 3.73%
Lebanon 2.60%
South Africa 2.26%
Maldives 1.28%
Jordan 0.97%
American Samoa 0.89%
Belarus 0.82%
Nauru 0.40%
Algeria 0.32%
Marshall Islands 0.23%
Botswana 0.03%
Turkmenistan 0.00%
Guyana 0.00%
St. Lucia 0.00%
Libya 0.00%
Grenada 0.00%
Brazil Renewable Energy - Historical Data
Year % of Electricity from Renewables Annual Change
2015 73.97% 0.88%
2014 73.08% -3.61%
2013 76.69% -5.76%
2012 82.45% -4.67%
2011 87.12% 2.40%
2010 84.72% -4.27%
2009 89.00% 4.73%
2008 84.27% -3.95%
2007 88.21% 1.47%
2006 86.75% -0.38%
2005 87.12% 1.09%
2004 86.03% -1.13%
2003 87.16% 1.43%
2002 85.74% 1.45%
2001 84.29% -5.21%
2000 89.49% -0.54%
1999 90.04% -2.89%
1998 92.92% -0.05%
1997 92.98% -0.58%
1996 93.56% -0.60%
1995 94.16% -1.25%
1994 95.41% 0.15%
1993 95.25% 0.84%
1992 94.42% -0.21%
1991 94.63% 0.13%
1990 94.50% 0.13%