December 16, 2017
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Renewable energy

By Dick Hill

Sweden leads Europe in the fraction of total energy derived from renewable resources: 15 percent, mostly hydro. France and Denmark are next with 6 percent, then Germany with 4 percent and Spain with 3 percent. The Netherlands and Britain are last with about 1 percent. Renewable energy in the U.S. is about 8 percent — mostly hydro and biomass.


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