EIA releases January’s Short-Term Energy Outlook with forecasts through 2019

By Michelle Froese EIA is forecasting 2019 to be the first year wind overtakes hydropower as the leading source of renewable electricity generation.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has released its first Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) of 2018, with forecasts through 2019. The full STEO can be downloaded here.
Non-hydropower renewables provided almost 10% of electricity generation in 2017, and its 2018 share is expected be similar before increasing to almost 11% in 2019. The generation share of hydropower was more than 7% in 2017 and is forecast to be slightly lower than 7% in both 2018 and 2019.
According to the report: “EIA is

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