Renewable Energy [Solar Power]

Renewable energy accounted for 12.2 % of total primary energy consumption[ and 14.94 % of the domestically produced electricity in the United States in 2016.

Hydroelectric power is currently the largest producer of renewable electricity in the country, generating around 6.5% of the nation’s total electricity in 2016 as well as 45.71% of the total renewable electricity generation.[The United States is the fourth largest producer of hydroelectricity in the world after China, Canada and Brazil. The Grand Coulee Dam is the 5th largest hydroelectric power station in the world