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Australian electricity generation renewable sources

The figure shows Australian electricity generation from renewable sources in gigawatt hours from 1994-95 to 2019-20. Generation from renewables has increased by 126% over the past decade. The composition of renewable energy in Australia has diversified significantly as wind and increasingly solar capacity has come online, with the share of hydro declining.
The figure shows Australian electricity generation from renewable sources in gigawatt hours from 1994-95 to 2019-20. Generation from renewables has increased by 126% over the past decade. The composition of renewable energy in Australia has diversified significantly as wind and increasingly solar capacity has come online, with the share of hydro declining.

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  1994–95 1995–96 1996–97 1997–98 1998–99 1999–00 2000–01 2001–02 2002–03 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10 2010–11 2011–12 2012–13 2013–14 2014–15 2015–16 2016–17 2017–18 2018–19 2019–20
Hydro 16,239.0 15,731.0 16,852.0 15,733.0 16,563.0 16,720.0 16,933.0 16,054.0 16,490.0 16,331.1 15,612.2 16,029.2 14,517.0 12,056.9 11,869.4 13,548.7 16,806.7 14,083.3 18,269.6 18,421.0 13,445.0 15,318.2 16,284.9 16,020.8 15,967.3 15,149.6
Wind 7.0 7.0 7.0 8.0 28.0 58.0 210.0 364.0 703.1 705.0 885.0 1,713.1 2,611.1 3,093.1 3,823.8 5,051.7 6,084.9 6,969.7 7,959.6 10,252.0 11,466.6 12,199.5 12,597.0 15,174.4 17,712.0 20,395.9
Bioenergy 723.0 928.0 965.0 1,029.0 1,133.0 1,134.0 645.0 950.0 1,583.6 1,799.5 3,830.0 3,911.0 3,953.0 4,596.0 2,795.2 2,777.4 2,101.7 3,043.7 3,143.5 3,499.4 3,592.2 3,789.9 3,500.5 3,517.7 3,495.9 3,351.6
Solar 18.9 23.4 27.8 33.5 37.7 43.5 50.0 58.3 58.3 68.6 78.3 90.8 105.2 123.3 156.1 425.4 1,530.9 2,559.2 3,826.8 4,416.5 5,531.9 6,838.5 8,072.2 9,929.9 14,848.5 21,033.2