Installed Generating Capacity

Country

1990 MWe

1995 MWe

2000 MWe

2005 MWe

2010 MWe

2013 MWe

2015 MWe

Source

Total

5.831,8

6.866,8

7.974,1

9.064,1

10.716,7

11.772,0

12.636,1

 

Argentina

0,7

0,6

0,0

0,0

0,0

0

9)

Australia

0,0

0,2

0,2

0,2

1,1

1,0

1,1

3) 9)

Austria

0,0

0,0

0,0

1,0

1,4

1,4

1,2

1) 9)

China

19,2

28,8

29,2

28,0

24,0

27,0

27,0

3) 9)

Costa Rica

0,0

55,0

142,5

163,0

166,0

207,1

207,0

2) 9)

El Salvador

95,0

105,0

161,0

151,0

204,0

204,4

204,0

2) 9)

Ethiopia

0,0

0,0

8,5

7,0

7,3

8,0

7,3

3) 9)

France (Guadeloupe & Alsace)

4,2

4,2

4,2

15,0

16,0

17,0

16,0

1) 9)

Germany

0,0

0,0

0,0

0,2

6,6

11,9

27,0

1) 9)

Guatemala

0,0

33,4

33,4

33,0

52,0

48,0

52,0

2) 9)

Iceland

44,6

50,0

170,0

322,0

575,0

664,4

665,0

1) 9)

Indonesia

144,8

309,8

589,5

797,0

1.197,0

1.341,0

1.340,0

7) 9)

Italy

545,0

631,7

785,0

790,0

843,0

875,5

916,0

1) 9)

Japan

214,6

413,7

546,9

535,0

536,0

537,0

519,0

3) 9)

Kenya

45,0

45,0

45,0

127,0

167,0

248,5

594,0

4) 9)

Mexico

700,0

753,0

755,0

953,0

958,0

1.017,4

1.017,0

6) 9)

New Zealand

283,2

286,0

437,0

435,0

628,0

842,6

1.005,0

8) 9)

Nicaragua

35,0

70,0

70,0

77,0

88,0

149,5

159,0

2) 9)

Papua New Guinea

0,0

0,0

0,0

39,0

56,0

56,0

50,0

3) 9)

Philippines

891,0

1.227,0

1.909,0

1.931,0

1.904,0

1.848,0

1.870,0

5) 9)

Portugal (Azores)

3,0

5,0

16,0

16,0

29,0

28,5

28,0

1) 9)

Romania

0

0

0

0

0

0

0,1

9)

Russia

11,0

11,0

23,0

79,0

82,0

81,9

82,0

1) 9)

Taiwan

0

0

0

0

0

0

0,1

9)

Thailand

0,3

0,3

0,3

0,3

0,3

0,3

0,3

3) 9)

Turkey

20,6

20,4

20,4

20,4

82,0

166,6

397,0

1) 9)

USA

2.774,6

2.816,7

2.228,0

2.544,0

3.093,0

3.389,0

3.450,0

3) 9)

Notes: Sources for the years 2013 and 2015 are as follows:
1) Antics, M., R. Bertani and B. Sanner, 2013. Europe - Historic Legacy. Lasting Future. Presentation at the GRC Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Oct. 2013.
2) Cuéllar, G., 2013. Central America Region. Current Generation and Future plans. Presentation at the GRC Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Sept. 2013
3) Matek, B., 2013. 2013 Geothermal Power: International Market Overview. Geothermal Energy Association, Sept. 2013
4) Mugo, A., 2013. Geothermal development in Kenya. Presentation at the GRC Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Sept. 2013.
5) Ogena, M.S. and A. Fronda, 2013. Prolonged geothermal generation and oppportunity in The Philipppines. Presentation at the GRC Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Sept. 2013.
6) Personal data by Luis Gutierrez-Negrin
7) Suryantini, 2013. Current status of estimates and classification of geothermal potential in Indonesia. Presentation in the IGA's Workshop, Essen, Germany, Nov. 2013.
8) Think Geoenergy Magazine, No. 1, Sept. 2013, p. 38, with data adjusted by Luis Gutierrez-Negrín
9) Bertania, R. 2015. Geothermal Power Generation in the World 2010-2014 Update Report. Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015; Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 April 2015