Sweden’s operational PV capability hit 2.6 GW on the finish of December, up from 1.6 GW a yr earlier, in line with provisional figures launched by the Swedish photo voltaic vitality affiliation, Svensk Solenergi.
The figures confirmed that 2022 was the nation’s finest yr for photo voltaic deployment but, with round 1 GW of latest capability added to the grid. The nation put in 503 MW in 2021, 400 MW in 2020, 287 MW in 2019, and 180 MW in 2018.
Sweden now hosts greater than 140,000 PV arrays, with about 50,800 added final yr. In 2021, newly deployed installations stood at round 26,541.
Most of Sweden’s PV capability is represented by residential and business arrays which can be being supported by a rebate scheme, to which the Swedish Vitality Company (Energimyndigheten) has devoted round SEK 4.5 billion ($440 million) for the 2009-21 interval.
Lately, a number of unsubsidized photo voltaic tasks underneath energy buy agreements have been constructed throughout the nation, contributing to new progress volumes.