Global utility-scale solar PV systems cost by key country 2018

This statistic displays the prices for utility-scale solar photovoltaic systems globally, in 2018, for selected countries. At this time, utility-scale solar photovoltaics in Japan cost about 2,101 U.S. dollars per kilowatt. The drop in solar prices is fueling the immense growth seen in the global photovoltaic industry.

Cost of utility-scale solar photovoltaics globally in 2018, by select country

Price in U.S. dollars per kilowatt
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May 2019



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