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Solar, tide and wave electricity net generation

(billion kilowatthours)

China is the top country by other electricity net generation in the world. As of 2016, other electricity net generation in China was 75 billion kilowatthours that accounts for 20.48 % of the world's other electricity net generation. The top 5 countries (others are Japan, the United States of America, Germany, and Italy) account for 71.55 % of it. The world's total other electricity net generation was estimated at 366.2 billion kilowatthours in 2016.

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What is other electricity net generation?

The amount of gross generation less the electrical energy consumed at the generating station(s) for station service or auxiliaries. Electricity required for pumping at pumped-storage plants is regarded as electricity for station service and is deducted from gross generation.