China installs 216.88 GW of new solar PV capacity in 2023

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  • The National Energy Administration (NEA) in China reports that the country’s cumulative solar PV capacity reached 609.49GW at the end of 2023.
  • The nation added 216.88 GW of new solar PV capacity in 2023, up 148.12% increase from 2022.
  • In 2022, the country added 87.41 GW of solar.

According to the NEA’s figures, China deployed around 163.88 GW in the first 11 months of 2023 and around 53 GW in December alone. Investments in the Chinese PV market totaled CNY 670 billion ($94.4 billion) in 2023.

Author: Bryan Groenendaal

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