Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Solar Panel Installation industry is composed of small contractor firms that provide solar installation services and other general residential and commercial contracting services. These firms are contracted by solar marketing firms that arrange a buyer for solar panels and contract an industry firm to carry out the work.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Business locations in the Solar Panel Installation industry are more reflective of a state's business environment and incentives than population trends. In addition, a state or region's solar power capacity and environmental conditions also impact a business's decision on where to locate. The following represent estimates based on total installed megawatts of solar energy according to the Solar Energy Industry Association, the Interstate Renewable Energy Council and information regarding state incentives provided by the Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency.
The West is by the far the most dominant location for establishments and is estimated to account for 37.3% of total locations, well above the region's 17.0% share of population... purchase to read more