10 countries living on solar energy

• 10 countries living on solar energy

The modern world is hungry for energy and lives by it. Oil wars continue despite the fact that the forecasts are predicting the imminent end of the oil age. While some countries are writhing on the oil needle, others invest in alternative energy sources, in particular solar energy, which theoretically inexhaustible reserves.

The only problem that stands in the way of those who decided to invest in clean energy, it is the high cost and unreliability of modern technology. This problem is solved according to the different countries and their reach in this particular success.

The total combined solar electric power to the world of 177, 003 megawatts - enough to light and heat more than 29 million homes for a year. These 10 countries are the undisputed leaders in the production and use of solar energy.

South Korea

Annual output: 2398 MW

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Belgium

Annual output: 3156 MW

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Australia

Annual output: 4130 MW

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Spain

Annual output: 5376 MW

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France

Annual output: 5678 MW

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United States

Annual output: 18317 Megawatt

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Italy

Annual output: 18622 Megawatt

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Japan

Annual output: 23409 Megawatt

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China

Annual output: 28330 Megawatt

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Germany

Annual output: 38250 Megawatt

10 countries living on solar energy