In the first half of 2016, solar accounted for 26% of all new electric generating capacity brought on-line in the U.S.

The new U.S. Solar Market Insight report shows the market growing 43% year-over-year with 2,051 MW of solar photovoltaics installed in Q2 2016 in the U.S.

According to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association’s latest report, this marks the eleventh consecutive quarter in which more than 1 GW of PV was installed.
 Colorado ranked 12th among states for quarterly installations.