China installed 5.04 GW of solar capacity in the first quarter of 2015 which is close to the 6.20 GW the US installed in 2014.
Source – China’s National Energy Administration Report
China’s National Energy Administration recently reported that the country connected 5.04 GW of solar capacity in the first quarter of 2015. The US installed 6.20 GW in the US during all of 2014. The plan is for China to install up to 17.8 GW in 2015. EarthTechling reports worlwide solar installation by country in 2014 for comparison.
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