The U.S. distributed solar market operates in a complex ecosystem of market rules and regulatory structures, alongside customer motivations.

While non-residential solar adoption hums with bespoke solutions, residential solar options are streamlined, but jockey in a competitive market. GTM Research provides data and insight into the plurality of variables and offerings that comprise these two marketplaces with no one-size-fits-all solution.

CHART: U.S. Distributed Solar Capacity Installed through Q1 2018, kWdc