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Data source: Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Geographic coverage: Germany

Unit of measurement: Percentage

Note: 2020 preliminary data.

The international organisations (custodian agencies) that are responsible for the respective SDG-indicator publish methodical explanations for the indicator - the so-called global metadata.

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  • Renewable energy share in total final energy consumption
  • Renewable energy share in gross final energy consumption
Comparability with the global metadata

The time series “Renewable energy share in total final energy consumption” is compliant with the global metadata. The time series “Renewable energy share in gross final energy consumption” provides additional information.

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This tab provides relevant information on the SDG indicators - such as the political target, the primary responsible organisation (custodian agency) and a link to the global metadata. The global metadata is provided by the Uited Nations Statistics Division.

Target

By 2030, increase substantially the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix

Indicator name

Renewable energy share in the total final energy consumption

Tier category

Tier I

Custodian agency

International Energy Agency (IEA)
United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD)
United Nations’ inter-agency mechanism on energy (UN Energy)
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

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