Electricity Production from Solar Photovoltaic rose 33.9% to 4.64 GWh in Latvia in 2017

Electricity Production from Solar Photovoltaic (GWh)
Energy & Utility | Latvia | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from solar photovoltaic reached 4.64 GWh in 2017 in Latvia, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 33.9 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from solar photovoltaic in Latvia reached an all time high of 4.64 GWh in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 GWh in 2010. When compared to Latvia's main peers, electricity production from solar photovoltaic in Belarus amounted to 70.7 GWh, 12.1 GWh in Estonia, 67.0 GWh in Lithuania and 544 GWh in Russia in 2017.

Latvia has been ranked 77th within the group of 80 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from solar photovoltaic.

Solar technologies are broadly characterised as either passive solar or active solar, depending on the way they capture, convert and distribute solar energy.

Electricity Production from Solar Photovoltaic Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Belarus GWh ... ... ... ... 0.400 2.00 9.00
China GWh 2,610 3,595 8,374 23,512 43,560
Estonia GWh 0.200 0.200 0.200 0.200 5.40
Finland GWh 5.30 5.70 6.50 7.80 9.50
Germany GWh 19,599 26,380 31,010 36,056 38,726
Japan GWh 5,439 7,372 12,909 23,548 34,540
Latvia GWh ... 0.200 0.200 0.200 0.200 1.60
Lithuania GWh ... ... 0.100 2.30 44.8 73.0 73.3
Poland GWh ... ... 0.200 1.10 1.50 7.00 57.0
Russia GWh 1.20 4.21 10.8 160 336
USA GWh 4,739 9,037 16,040 29,216 39,426
Ukraine GWh 30.0 333 570 429 477