Solar photovoltaic electricity production in the EU-28 2019

Germany is the country with the greatest electricity production volume among all EU members, at 47,517 gigawatt hours. This was almost equal to the combined production of Italy, the United Kingdom and France.

As of 2019, the 28 EU members had 254.5 watts per capita of installed solar photovoltaic capacity. Moreover, the EU-28 added 15.6 gigawatts worth of solar photovoltaic capacity. Spain was the leading member, with 3,993 megawatts of PV capacity added.

Annual volume of electricity produced from solar photovoltaic in the European Union (EU-28) in 2019, by country

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April 2020


Europe, EU

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