Solar photovoltaic electricity production in Germany 2012-2018

Germany's electricity generation from solar photovoltaic amounted to 46,164 gigawatt hours in 2018. Between 2012 and 2018, figures rose by roughly 19,800 gigawatt hours despite some oscillation. The country added 3.94 gigawatts of photovoltaic capacity in 2018.

Germany has been the dominant European Union member in the solar photovoltaic market. It had the highest electricity production volume, capacity additions installed, cumulative capacity and installed capacity per capita among all EU-28 members as of 2018.

Annual volume of electricity produced from solar photovoltaic in Germany from 2012 to 2018

Electricity production in gigawatt hours
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