Two strategic lessons from distributed PV
Today, French energy takes a look at the distribution of PV arrays in Germany by system size based on the latest data up to July 2013. And you will want to enjoy the chart to the left in its full glory.
Bernard Chabot's study is available as usual as a PDF for downloading, but before you click this screen away, take a moment to enjoy the beauty of the chart to the right.
It shows the history of German feed-in tariffs for solar. There is nothing new or surprising to the data, which is perhaps why they gave me such pause when I saw them. The y-axis is continuous; it starts with 0 at the bottom left. Look what we did! (Craig Morris)