May Solar Energy Generation by State Report
California once again takes first place among states generating electricity from solar power this month. The Golden State produced almost 30% of the U.S. total of 12,848 thousand megawatt-hours, according to ChooseEnergy.com®’s May 2022 Solar Report. The report is an analysis of the most recent data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Following is a breakdown of the rest of the states (all shown in thousand megawatt-hours) from the EIA’s most recent data from February 2022: