U.S. electric sector's solar PV consumption projected 2019-2050

This statistic gives outlook figures on the consumption of solar photovoltaics in the U.S. by the electric power sector, from 2019 to 2050. In 2050, the consumption of renewable solar PV energy for the electric power sector is estimated to reach nearly six quadrillion British thermal units in the country.

Projection of the electric power sector's solar photovoltaic consumption in the U.S. from 2019 to 2050 (in quadrillion British thermal units)*

Consumption in quadrillion British thermal units
20506.02
20455.29
20403.89
20353.16
20303
20252.02
20200.81
20190.63
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Source

Release date

January 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

2019

Supplementary notes

* Includes consumption of energy by electricity-only and combined heat and power plants that have a regulatory status.

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