Renewables hit 30% share of German power mix 2015,
lignite & hard
coal still dominate with 42%
Germany’s electricity generation mix 2015
Electricity from renewables will increase by 19.4% to 194 bn kilowatt hours in 2015. In gross energy production wind is the leading clean energy source at 13.3%, followed by biomass at 6.8% and solar PV at 5.9%.