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Solar power in Brazil

The total installed solar power in Brazil is estimated to be 17 MWp at the end of 2012 and generates less than 0.01 percent of the country's electricity demand.

Brazil has one of the highest solar incidence in the world, ranging from 4.25 to 6.5 sun hours/day. [1]

Year Photovoltaics CSP
MWp GWh MWp GWh
2011 5
2012 17

Source:[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ Brazilian Atlas for Solar Energy Resource: SWERA Results
  2. ^ Global Market Outlook for Photovoltaics until 2017 pg. 15
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