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Data for January 2019  |  Release date: March 26, 2019  |  Next release: April 24, 2019 
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SAS Output
Table 6.1.B. Estimated Net Summer Solar Photovoltaic Capacity From Small Scale Facilities by Sector (Megawatts):
2014 - January 2019

Period Residential Commercial Industrial Total
Annual Totals
2014 3,346.3 3,279.7 700.6 7,326.6
2015 5,191.5 3,706.7 880.3 9,778.5
2016 7,527.0 4,022.8 1,215.3 12,765.1
2017 9,626.8 5,155.8 1,365.1 16,147.8
2018 11,664.4 6,285.8 1,571.3 19,521.5
Year 2017
January 7,754.9 4,071.5 1,143.7 12,970.1
February 7,946.3 4,110.9 1,214.8 13,272.0
March 8,115.3 4,203.6 1,240.0 13,558.9
April 8,269.3 4,293.6 1,252.2 13,815.1
May 8,453.2 4,381.8 1,280.4 14,115.3
June 8,618.2 4,481.8 1,301.9 14,401.8
July 8,778.3 4,565.3 1,327.2 14,670.8
August 8,961.3 4,711.5 1,346.0 15,018.7
Sept 9,113.0 4,738.4 1,364.9 15,216.3
October 9,265.2 4,826.7 1,364.7 15,456.6
November 9,429.8 4,924.9 1,365.1 15,719.9
December 9,626.8 5,155.8 1,365.1 16,147.8
Year 2018
January 9,818.4 5,312.1 1,365.7 16,496.2
February 9,985.1 5,398.4 1,374.2 16,757.7
March 10,155.4 5,501.2 1,391.4 17,048.0
April 10,313.9 5,580.1 1,412.2 17,306.3
May 10,492.1 5,676.2 1,432.4 17,600.7
June 10,660.0 5,778.0 1,449.5 17,887.4
July 10,828.8 5,858.8 1,458.2 18,145.8
August 11,011.0 5,945.3 1,470.2 18,426.4
Sept 11,178.8 6,026.4 1,507.2 18,712.4
October 11,373.1 6,105.2 1,522.1 19,000.5
November 11,552.4 6,176.0 1,549.7 19,278.1
December 11,664.4 6,285.8 1,571.3 19,521.5
Year 2019
January 11,998.4 6,379.6 1,581.0 19,959.0

Values are preliminary.
Improved renewable data reporting has resulted in realignment of the commercial and industrial sectors.
Estimated small scale solar photovoltaic capacity is based on data from Form EIA-861M, Form EIA-861, and from estimation methods described in the technical notes.