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Monthly Solar Photovoltaic Module Shipments Report

With data through March 2022 | Release date: May 16, 2022 | Next release date: June 15, 2022 | full report

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Overview

Beginning in January 2017, some respondents to the Form EIA-63B, Photovoltaic Module Shipments Report, survey were required to report monthly data. The subset of respondents who now must report monthly accounts for about 90% of photovoltaic (PV) activity in the United States, based on 2020 data.

Data collected on the monthly and annual Form EIA-63B are protected from disclosure of individual company data. As a result of this protection, monthly data are not published in some tables.

The tables in this report include

  • Table 1. U.S. photovoltaic industry status
    • Not published monthly.
  • Table 2. Value and average value of photovoltaic module shipments
    • See Table 3.
  • Table 3. Monthly photovoltaic module shipments
    • This table includes the total shipments, values, and average values of module shipments by year/month. This table is a compilation of annual Tables 2, 3, and 4.
  • Table 4. Average value of photovoltaic modules
    • See Table 3.
  • Table 5. Source and disposition of photovoltaic cell shipments
    • No longer published as of 2016.
  • Table 6. Source and disposition of photovoltaic module shipments
  • Table 7. Photovoltaic module import shipments by country
    • Imports at the national level are published in Table 6. Country of origin is not published to protect the confidentiality of individual company data.
  • Table 8. Destination of photovoltaic module export shipments
    • Exports at the national level are published in Table 6. Destination country is not published to protect the confidentiality of individual company data.
  • Table 9. U.S. photovoltaic module shipments by state/territory
    • Individual data for most states are not published to protect the confidentiality of individual company data.


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Data Tables

1 U.S. photovoltaic industry status -- --
2 Value and average value of photovoltaic module shipments -- --
3 Monthly photovoltaic module shipments
4 Average value of photovoltaic modules -- --
5 Source and disposition of photovoltaic cell shipments -- --
6 Source and disposition of photovoltaic module shipments
7 Photovoltaic module import shipments by country -- --
8 Destination of photovoltaic module export shipments -- --
9 U.S. photovoltaic module shipments by state/territory