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December 7, 2016

About 30% of distributed solar capacity is owned by third parties

June 6, 2016

EIA publishes construction cost information for electric power generators

March 24, 2016

EIA reviews and enhances data and projections for wind and solar electricity

March 23, 2016

Wind adds the most electric generation capacity in 2015, followed by natural gas and solar

March 3, 2016

Crescent Dunes concentrating solar plant begins producing electricity

February 5, 2016

California has nearly half of the nation’s solar electricity generating capacity

December 17, 2015

Utility-scale solar in South Atlantic region dominated by North Carolina, Georgia

December 2, 2015

EIA electricity data now include estimated small-scale solar PV capacity and generation

January 27, 2015

Hawaii’s electric system is changing with rooftop solar growth and new utility ownership

December 9, 2014

Increased solar and wind electricity generation in California are changing net load shapes

November 19, 2014

Solar photovoltaic output depends on orientation, tilt, and tracking

September 9, 2014

Natural gas, solar, and wind lead power plant capacity additions in first-half 2014

June 25, 2014

California continues to set daily records for utility scale solar energy

April 30, 2014

Lower U.S. electricity demand growth would reduce fossil fuels’ projected generation share

April 8, 2014

Half of power plant capacity additions in 2013 came from natural gas

January 31, 2014

NFL stadiums produce onsite energy with solar PV projects

September 17, 2013

Most new residential solar PV projects in California program are not owned by homeowners

October 31, 2012

Utility-scale installations lead solar photovoltaic growth

October 24, 2012

New EIA data show total grid-connected photovoltaic solar capacity

March 10, 2011

Solar shipments up, prices down

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