(measure: million kilowatts; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Japan: Solar electricity capacity, million kilowatts
For that indicator, we provide data for Japan from 2000 to 2018. The average value for Japan during that period was 11.92 million kilowatts with a minimum of 0.33 million kilowatts in 2000 and a maximum of 55.5 million kilowatts in 2018.
The latest value from 2018 is 55.5 million kilowatts. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 190
countries is 2.55 million kilowatts.
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