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Table 1 Shares of modern renewable energy in the United States (US), Japan and European Union (EU)

From: Valorisation of energy services: essay on the value addition due to renewable energy

TWh = 106 kWh 1990 2005 2015
TWh US (%) Japan (%) EU (%) TWh US (%) Japan (%) EU (%) TWh US (%) Japan (%) EU (%)
Geotherm. 36 44 5 9 58 29 6 9 80 23 3 8
Wind power 4 79 0 20 104 17 2 68 838 23 1 36
Solar PV 0 14 5 57 4 13 38 37 247 13 15 42
Solar therm. 1 100 0 0 1 100 0 0 9 38 0 59
Total 41 48 4 10 167 21 4 46 1174 21 4 35