06 Sep '13, 11am

California installed nearly 1 GW of solar in the second quarter of this year alone:

new solar photovoltaic capacity during the second quarter of 2013 (Q2'13), up 24% from 788 MW in the first quarter (Q1'13), according to the latest NPD Solarbuzz North America PV Markets Quarterly report. During Q2'13, 72% of solar PV installations were ground mounted, with the remaining 28% from residential and commercial rooftops, the report says. According to NPD Solarbuzz, utility-based PV projects accounted for 59% of quarterly demand, with the remaining 41% split between commercial and residential installations. Strong demand continues to come from the ground-mount utility segment. Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) has recently completed several large-scale projects within California, including the California Valley Solar Ranch , phase three of Topaz Solar , phase two of Antelope Valley Solar Ranch and Gates Solar Farm. Other large ground-mount projects include the Ari...

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