Solar thermal surfaces installed in the European Union (EU) 2018

This statistic shows the annual installed solar thermal surfaces across countries of the European Union (EU) in 2018, in square meters. It shows that Germany installed the largest amount of solar thermal surfaces in 2018 by a large margin, at 19,269,490 square meters followed by Austria at 5,105,155 square meters installed.

Cumulative installed solar thermal surfaces in the European Union (EU) in 2018,

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Release date

June 2019



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Supplementary notes

**The source notes that the data for France includes overseas departments.

The total amount of installed surface is made up of flat plate collectors, vacuum collectors, as well as unglazed collectors.

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