(in million metric tons of oil equivalent)
This statistic shows renewable energy consumption in China from 2000 to 2015. In 2000, renewable energy consumption came to approximately 0.7 million metric tons of oil equivalent. (source: statista, BP)
Based on gross generation from renewable sources including wind, geothermal, solar, biomass and waste, and not accounting for cross-border electricity supply. Converted on the basis of thermal equivalence assuming 38 percent conversion efficiency in a modern thermal power station.