California sets a new utility-scale solar generation record at 4.9 GW

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California’s grid operator reports a new state record for utility-scale solar PV and CSP generation, at 4.903 GW at 2:18 PM on September 29th. This is the latest in an series of solar generation records that California has set, following on a peak of 4.813 GW in mid-August.

As the California Independent System Operator (ISO) only measures the output of utility-scale PV and CSP generation, this number is still short of the state’s full solar output. According to GTM Research and SEIA’s Solar Market Insight report California had another 2.8 GW of behind-the-meter PV at the end of the second quarter of 2014.

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