Energy Transition

Energy: Which electricity source uses the most land?

All energy sources, even renewables, require some use of natural resources. Image: Unsplash/Bill Mead

Hannah Ritchie

Researcher, Our World in Data

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Land use of energy sources per unit of electricity
Land use of energy sources per unit of electricity Image: UNECE (2021) Lifecycle Assessment of Electricity Generation Options
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