New York Solar by the Numbers

2.67
Percentage of State Electricity from Solar

SEIA

549
MW-dc Solar Capacity Installed in 2020

NYSERDA

10,214
Solar Workers in New York State

Solar Foundation

3rd
State Rank for Overall Solar Jobs

Solar Foundation

3,036
MW-dc Total Installed Solar Capacity

NYSERDA (as of July 2021)

11,000+
Potential NY Solar Job Growth by 2025

Vote Solar

6
2025 Goal for GW-dc Distributed Solar

New York State

2040
Goal Year for 100% Clean Energy

New York State

151,114
Total NY Solar Installations

NYSERDA