The figure shows total Australian electricity generation and renewable electricity generation in terawatt hours between 1978–79 to 2018–19 and calendar year 2019. Total electricity generation in Australia in 2019 was around 265 terawatt hours.
Energy.gov.au is a Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources website.
Acknowledgement of Country
Our department recognises the First Peoples of this nation and their ongoing connection to culture and country.
We acknowledge First Nations Peoples as the Traditional Owners, Custodians and Lore Keepers of the world's
oldest living culture and pay respects to the Elders past, present and emerging.