The Solar Market Tracker - North America provides forecasts and analysis for installed PV capacity in the United States and Canada at a country and state/province level. The tracker is updated at least quarterly to provide the most up-to-date projections for each market based on the latest policy changes and market developments.
In each tracker we present historical installations and five year forecasts by system and installation type for 50 states and the District of Columbia in the United States and key provinces in Canada. A rolling 8-quarter forecast/historical is also provided.
A report summarizing key PV market changes is also provided each quarter, presenting a market overview for key regions and states with details of forecast assumptions and market drivers.
The tracker also includes the following information and data:
- PV system pricing by system type
- PV attractiveness by system type for each state market
- Component prices and supplier market shares for PV modules and inverters in North America
Analyst, North America Solar
Camron Barati is a Research Analyst in the IHS Technology solar team.
Maria J. Chea is a Research Analyst in the IHS Markit Technology solar team.
Senior Analyst, Solar Demand
Josefin Berg is a senior analyst for the IHS solar research group, where she performs market analysis of trends and strategies in the downstream part of the PV market.
Research Manager, Solar Supply Chain
Cormac Gilligan is a Research Manager in the IHS Markit Power Technology group.