Net capacity of solar PV installed in the European Union (EU-28) 2019

Spain added 3,992 megawatts worth of solar photovoltaic capacity in 2019, more than any other nation in the European Union. Germany followed, with an added solar photovoltaic capacity of 3,856 megawatts. All together, the EU-28 solar PV capacity additions installed in that year reached 15.6 gigawatts.

Annual net solar photovoltaic capacity additions installed in the European Union (EU-28) in 2019, by country (in megawatts)*

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Release date

April 2020



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Supplementary notes

* Provisional data.
** Figures not available for Romania, Estonia and Slovakia.

***Overseas departments included for France.

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