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Data for February 2021 Release Date: April 26, 2021 Next Release Date: May 25, 2021 full reportPDF
SAS Output
Table 1.2.E. Net Generation by Energy Source: Residential Sector, 2014-February 2021
(Thousand Megawatthours)

Small Scale Generation
Period Estimated Small Scale Solar Photovoltaic Generation
Annual Totals
2014 4,947
2015 6,999
2016 10,595
2017 13,942
2018 17,105
2019 20,914
2020 25,370
Year 2019
January 1,107
February 1,205
March 1,727
April 1,935
May 2,130
June 2,175
July 2,268
August 2,184
Sept 1,930
October 1,697
November 1,346
December 1,210
Year 2020
January 1,385
February 1,578
March 2,050
April 2,311
May 2,611
June 2,611
July 2,681
August 2,541
Sept 2,243
October 2,089
November 1,731
December 1,538
Year 2021
January 1,671
February 1,774
Year to Date
2019 2,311
2020 2,963
2021 3,445
Rolling 12 Months Ending in February
2020 21,566
2021 25,852

See Glossary for definitions. Values for 2019 and prior years are final. Values for 2020 and 2021 are preliminary.
Totals may not equal sum of components because of independent rounding. NM=Not meaningful due to large standard error. W=Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Sources:
Estimated small scale solar photovoltaic generation and small scale solar photovoltaic capacity are based on data from Form EIA-861M, Form EIA-861 and from estimation methods described in the technical notes.