Photovoltaics

Photovoltaics

On its Way to a Sunny Future

Our Industry in Numbers

  • Nº 1 in Europe and Nº 4 worldwide with 3.3 GWp of newly installed PV capacity in 2013. (EPIA, 2014)
  • Europe remains the world’s leading region in terms of cumulative installed capacity, with 81.5 GWp as of 2013. (EPIA, 2014)
  • Nº 1 worldwide with 35,7 GWp of cumulated PV capacity in 2013. (EPIA, 2014)
  • Germany holds a 26% share of global cumulated PV capacity in 2013. (EPIA, 2014)
  • EUR 4.2 billion of investments in new PV installations in 2013. (BMWI, 2014)
  • EUR 3.6 billion turnover of PV manufacturers in 2013. (BMWI, 2014)