Top 25 countries based on operational coal based power plants (in MW)

Last Modified: Mon Jun 21 2021 03:24:15 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,042,947 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in China, representing 50.64% of total global capacity.
  • 233,621 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in United States, representing 11.34% of total global capacity.
  • 229,247 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in India, representing 11.13% of total global capacity.
  • 47,872 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Japan, representing 2.32% of total global capacity.
  • 44,845 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Russia, representing 2.18% of total global capacity.
  • 42,528 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Germany, representing 2.07% of total global capacity.
  • 41,904 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in South Africa, representing 2.03% of total global capacity.
  • 36,380 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in South Korea, representing 1.77% of total global capacity.
  • 33,966 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Indonesia, representing 1.65% of total global capacity.
  • 30,200 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Poland, representing 1.47% of total global capacity.
  • 25,107 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Australia, representing 1.22% of total global capacity.
  • 22,265 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Ukraine, representing 1.08% of total global capacity.
  • 20,317 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Vietnam, representing 0.99% of total global capacity.
  • 18,873 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Taiwan, representing 0.92% of total global capacity.
  • 18,113 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Turkey, representing 0.88% of total global capacity.
  • 13,529 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Malaysia, representing 0.66% of total global capacity.
  • 12,704 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Kazakhstan, representing 0.62% of total global capacity.
  • 10,289 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Philippines, representing 0.50% of total global capacity.
  • 8,333 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Canada, representing 0.40% of total global capacity.
  • 8,007 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Czech Republic, representing 0.39% of total global capacity.
  • 7,892 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Italy, representing 0.38% of total global capacity.
  • 6,328 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in United Kingdom, representing 0.31% of total global capacity.
  • 6,110 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Hong Kong, representing 0.30% of total global capacity.
  • 5,933 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Thailand, representing 0.29% of total global capacity.
  • 5,378 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in operation in Mexico, representing 0.26% of total global capacity.
  • 2,059,358 MW
    Total generation capacity of coal based power plants in the world.