Solar photovoltaic industry in the U.S.

Statistics report on the solar photovoltaic industry in the United States

Solar photovoltaic industry in the U.S.

This report presents graphs and tables about solar power industry in the United States. It provides data on the U.S. solar market and leading industry players, solar industry employment, and information on electricity generated from solar resources.

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  • Premium Statistic Global cumulative installed solar PV capacity 2000-2022
  • Basic Statistic Global cumulative solar PV capacity 2022, by select country
  • Premium Statistic Solar PV - new installed capacity worldwide 2000-2022
  • Basic Statistic Global solar PV capacity installations 2022
  • Premium Statistic Global share of solar consumption 2022, by country


  • Premium Statistic Cumulative solar energy capacity in the United States 2012-2022
  • Premium Statistic Solar power capacity additions in the U.S. 2005-2022
  • Premium Statistic Solar power capacity additions share in the United States 2010-2022
  • Premium Statistic Cumulative solar PV capacity in the U.S. 2022, by leading state
  • Basic Statistic U.S. solar electric capacity added 2022, by select state
  • Basic Statistic Solar PV capacity installed in the U.S. 2023, by sector
  • Basic Statistic Largest solar photovoltaic farms in the U.S. 2023, by capacity


  • Basic Statistic Solar power generation in the U.S. 2000-2022
  • Basic Statistic Share of solar electricity production in the U.S. 2010-2022
  • Basic Statistic Solar energy penetration share in the U.S. in 2022, by state


  • Premium Statistic Cumulative installed capacity of U.S. solar power contractors 2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. solar power contractor capacity additions 2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. utility solar power developers based on cumulative installed capacity 2022
  • Premium Statistic Leading utility solar power developers in the U.S. 2022, by capacity additions
  • Premium Statistic First Solar's net sales FY 2007-2022
  • Premium Statistic SunPower's revenue FY 2010-2022
  • Basic Statistic NextEra Energy's revenue FY 2006-2023


  • Premium Statistic Number of solar energy related jobs in the U.S. 2010-2022
  • Premium Statistic Leading U.S. states by solar jobs 2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. solar manufacturing employment 2010-2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. solar sales and distribution employment 2010-2022


  • Basic Statistic Solar manufacturing pipeline in the U.S. 2023, by stage and component
  • Basic Statistic Prospective manufacturing capacity of solar modules in the U.S. 2022-2026
  • Basic Statistic Prospective manufacturing capacity of solar cells in the U.S. 2024-2026


  • Premium Statistic Global new solar PV capacity forecast by select country 2023-2027
  • Premium Statistic U.S. electric capacity from solar PV 2022-2050
  • Premium Statistic U.S. electric sector generation of solar PV energy projected 2022-2050
  • Premium Statistic U.S. electric sector's solar PV consumption projected 2022-2050

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