People's Republic of China: 31.33% low-carbon power

Low-carbon power ranking: 75

31.33% of the electricity in People's Republic of China is generated from low-carbon energy sources. This is based on data compiled by BP for the year 2019. The primary low-carbon power source is hydro.

Low-carbon power sources (% and TWh)

Fossil fuel power sources (% and TWh)

Low-carbon power in People's Republic of China compared to selected regions, 1985 to 2019 (%)

Low-carbon power in People's Republic of China compared to selected regions, 1985 to 2019 (TWh)

Power sources in People's Republic of China, 1985 to 2019 (%)

Power sources in People's Republic of China, 1985 to 2019 (TWh)

36% of the global electricity supply is generated from low-carbon energy sources.