Italy Takes Second Place for Total Installed Solar PV

Flickr - Impianto Suio LT - Luigi Versaggi This summer, according to Paul Gipe's newsletter from, Italy surpassed Spain and Japan to become the second place country in the competition for installed PV capacity.

Gestore dei Servizi Energetici (GSE) shows that as of July, Italy has almost a quarter of a million systems producing over 7000 MW.

For more information, check out Paul Gipe's article at his excellent website about all things related to renewable energy: 'Italy Passes 7,000 MW of Total Installed Solar PV'.

Mariana Pickering

Emu Systems, 6145 Broadway, Denver, CO, 80216