California continues to lead the nation in renewable generation, but multiple other states are rapidly increasing renewable capacity, and the US Energy Information Administration projects renewables will surpass natural gas generation as the lead fuel source by 2045. Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now In its latest long-term forecast, EIA projected electricity generation from renewable sources such as wind and solar would surpass nuclear and coal by 2021 and surpass natural gas by 2045. The share of renewables in the US electricity generation mix is expected to increase from 19% in 2019 to 38% in 2050, according to EIA. CALIFORNIA California has long been leading the renewables built-out in the United States, and California Independent […]