NYC Solar Energy Growth is Impressive

It was impressive to read a recent Clean Energy Update from conEdison and realize how many solar energy systems have been installed in New York City and Westchester County. Customers have already installed more than 44,000 solar systems, with solar capacity increasing nearly 7-fold over the past eight years!

conEdison solar energy increase from 2014 through 2021 has been nearly 7-fold

New York City is the most populous city in the United States, with a population of nearly 9 million people, and covering 300 square miles. Westchester County is the 7th most populous county in New York state, with just over 1 million people, and covering 450 square miles.

New York City skyline

NUMBER OF CUSTOMER-OWNED SOLAR SYSTEMS INSTALLED:
Brooklyn 7,954
Bronx 3,564
Manhattan 334
Queens 14,529
Staten Island 9,831
Westchester 8,744
TOTAL: 44,956

Keep up the great work New York!

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