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Data for April 2020  |  Release date: June 24, 2020  |  Next release: July 24, 2020  |
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Table 1.2.E. Net Generation by Energy Source: Residential Sector, 2014-May 2020
(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 20,902
Year 2018
January 921
February 1,007
March 1,393
April 1,592
May 1,753
June 1,788
July 1,834
August 1,756
Sept 1,539
October 1,385
November 1,108
December 1,029
Year 2019
January 1,106
February 1,204
March 1,726
April 1,934
May 2,129
June 2,174
July 2,267
August 2,183
Sept 1,929
October 1,696
November 1,346
December 1,209
Year 2020
January 1,369
February 1,566
March 2,034
April 2,293
May 2,593
Year to Date
2018 6,665
2019 8,098
2020 9,855
Rolling 12 Months Ending in May
2019 18,538
2020 22,659

See Glossary for definitions. Values for 2018 and prior years are final. Values for 2019 and 2020 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.