Solar Installations

Cumulative Installed Solar Capacity

Silicon Valley

Data Source:

Palo Alto Municipal Utilities

Silicon Valley Power

Pacific Gas & Electric PG&E data is available at www.californiadgstats.ca.gov/download

Analysis:

Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies

Data are from Palo Alto Municipal Utilities, Silicon Valley Power, and Pacific Gas & Electric, and include the entire city-defined Silicon Valley region. Years listed correspond to when the systems were interconnected. The category Non-Residential includes Commercial, Non-Profit, Government, Industrial, Utility, Military, and Educational. Cumulative installed solar capacity does not include installations prior to 1999. All systems included in the analysis are Net Energy Metered and Non-Export PV. PG&E data is from the California Solar Statistics, which publishes all IOU solar PV net energy metering (NEM) interconnection data per CPUC Decision (D.)14-11-001. 2016 data are through October for the municipal utility data, and through September for the PG&E data.

*2016 data are through October for the municipal utility data, and through September for the PG&E data.

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