Electricity production volume from solar photovoltaic power in the European Union (EU-28) in 2017, by country (in gigawatt-hours)

Solar photovoltaic electricity production volume in the EU-28 2017, by country This statistic shows the electricity production volume from solar photovoltaic power in the European Union (EU-28) in 2017, by country. In 2017, Germany had by far the highest electricity production from solar PV power, reaching 39,895 gigawatt-hours. This was more than the combined production of Italy and the United Kingdom.
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Electricity production volume in GWh
Germany39,895
Italy25,200
United Kingdom11,479
Spain8,820
France*8,607
Greece3,991
Belgium3,149
Czechia2,189
Netherlands2,100
Romania1,882
Bulgaria1,390
Austria1,248
Portugal968
Denmark842
Slovakia534
Hungary365
Slovenia286
Sweden200
Poland177
Cyprus160
Malta155
Luxembourg110
Croatia74
Lithuania67
Finland30
Ireland6
Estonia0
Latvia0
Electricity production volume in GWh
Germany39,895
Italy25,200
United Kingdom11,479
Spain8,820
France*8,607
Greece3,991
Belgium3,149
Czechia2,189
Netherlands2,100
Romania1,882
Bulgaria1,390
Austria1,248
Portugal968
Denmark842
Slovakia534
Hungary365
Slovenia286
Sweden200
Poland177
Cyprus160
Malta155
Luxembourg110
Croatia74
Lithuania67
Finland30
Ireland6
Estonia0
Latvia0
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This statistic shows the electricity production volume from solar photovoltaic power in the European Union (EU-28) in 2017, by country. In 2017, Germany had by far the highest electricity production from solar PV power, reaching 39,895 gigawatt-hours. This was more than the combined production of Italy and the United Kingdom.
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Release date
May 2018
Region
Europe, EU
Survey time period
2017
Supplementary notes
* French overseas departments not included.

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