179 million people in 33 states and Puerto Rico live within 20 miles of at least one of the 1,110 commercial solar installations that were analyzed in the Solar Means Business report. Expore photos of the installations at corporate retail sites, factories and data centers
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Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools is the first nationwide assessment of how solar energy helps to power schools in communities across America.
Map showing the schools across the nation that have gone solar
Explore photos of the Solar Heating and Cooling technologies.
Explore photos of the U.S. military's use of solar. From solar-powered water pumps in Afghanistan to huge arrays in the desert, the military is deploying solar and driving innovation in solar technologies.
As of early 2013, there are more than 130 megawatts (MW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) energy systems powering Navy, Army and Air Force bases in at least 31 states and the District of Columbia. See what states have the most solar installed on our interactive map.
See the locations of the major solar systems that we monitor as a part of our research on the Major Solar Projects List.