October Solar Energy Generation by State Report
This month, California remains in first place among states generating electricity from solar power. The Golden State generated nearly 33 percent of the U.S. total of 17,197 thousand megawatt-hours, according to ChooseEnergy.com®’s October Solar Report. The report is an analysis of the most recent data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Following is a breakdown of the rest of the Top 10 states (all shown in thousand megawatt-hours) from the EIA’s most recent data from July: