Number of solar photovoltaic power plants worldwide as of 1H 2018, by select country

Global number of solar PV facilities by select country 2018 This statistic represents the number of solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants as of the first half of 2018, by select country. At that time, there were almost 1,200 solar plants located in China.
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Number of plants
United States1,368
China1,196
United Kingdom896
India746
Germany527
France313
Japan224
Spain220
Italy149
Canada131
Number of plants
United States1,368
China1,196
United Kingdom896
India746
Germany527
France313
Japan224
Spain220
Italy149
Canada131
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This statistic represents the number of solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants as of the first half of 2018, by select country. At that time, there were almost 1,200 solar plants located in China.
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Release date
August 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
as of 1H 2018

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