US utility-scale solar saw 72% annual growth over past 5 years

As of December 2016, the US Energy Information Administration reported that the US had over 21.5 GW of utility-scale solar in operation, more than half of which came online in the past two years.  Utility-scale solar has been the fastest growing power generation technology in the US over the past five years, expanding at an average of 72% per year. Read the full article here.

US Solar Market Grows 95% in 2016

The US solar market far exceeded expectations by installing 14,626 MW in 2016, nearly doubling the record amount installed in 2015. These numbers make solar the #1 source of new electricity generating capacity on an annual basis. Read more about solar’s impressive growth here.