Electricity Production from Solar Photovoltaic Sources Per Capita rose 117% to 1.62 kWh in Iran in 2017

Electricity Production from Solar Photovoltaic Sources Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | Iran | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from solar photovoltaic sources per capita reached 1.62 kWh in 2017 in Iran, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 117 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from solar photovoltaic sources per capita in Iran reached an all time high of 1.62 kWh in 2017 and an all time low of 0.004 kWh in 2008. When compared to Iran's main peers, electricity production from solar photovoltaic sources per capita in Iraq amounted to 1.67 kWh, 5.06 kWh in Pakistan and 1.29 kWh in Turkmenistan in 2017.

Iran has been ranked 72nd within the group of 80 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from solar photovoltaic sources per capita.

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 Sources Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Afghanistan kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China kWh 1.91 2.62 6.07 17.0 31.4
India kWh 0.678 1.70 2.75 3.90 5.17
Iran kWh 0.251 0.248 0.246 0.243 0.255
Iraq kWh ... ... ... ... 1.49 1.80 1.75
Kazakhstan kWh ... ... ... ... 0.048 0.075 2.78
Kuwait kWh ... ... ... ... 0.060 0.955 1.44
Pakistan kWh 0.155 0.373 0.808 1.31 1.80
Saudi Arabia kWh ... 0.011 1.14 1.48 2.10 2.75
Syria kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkmenistan kWh 0.090 0.190 0.355 0.592 0.982
Uzbekistan kWh ... ... ... ... 0.052 0.052 0.061