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Nuclear Power

The country ranks third in the world both in total nuclear power capacity installed and electricity generated, accounting for around one-tenth of global nuclear energy.

Hydro Power

Hydroelectricity is currently China’s largest renewable energy source and the second overall after coal. China’s installed hydroelectric capacity in 2015 was 356 GW, up from 172 GW in 2009, including 23 GW of pumped storage hydroelectricity capacity.

Wind Power
With its large land mass and long coastline, China has exceptional wind power resources: it is estimated China has about 2,380 gigawatts (GW) of exploitable capacity
Solar Power

China currently owns the second-largest solar plant in the world, the Huanghe Hydropower Hainan Solar Park, which has a capacity of 2.2 GW

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