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Other major market geographies also continue to struggle with many of the aforementioned issues at a less severe scale. The Massachusetts, New York and Maryland markets all fell quarter-over-quarter, though New Jersey has shown resiliency among the major Northeast markets.
Conversely, emerging state markets such as Utah, Texas and South Carolina continue to scale as national installers capture expiring incentives and tap into early-adopter customers.
That said, continued emerging market growth was not enough to offset weakness across major state markets. That said, the once-dormant community solar pipeline continues to materialize, as Minnesota nearly doubled its cumulative community solar deployment in Q1 A total of 1.
A total of 4. A total of MWdc of projects that were thought to have spilled over into were later found to have come on-line in Q4 Additionally, several hundred megawatts of PURPA projects in the Carolinas and Oregon have faced interconnection delays and are now expected to spill over into Voluntary procurement will overtake PURPA as the largest driver, as utilities, particularly in the Southeast, continue to procure solar as a hedge against natural-gas prices.
Underlying these geographic demand and procurement trends is the low-price environment for utility PV. National Solar PV System Pricing We utilize a bottom-up modeling methodology to track and report national average PV system pricing for the major market segments.
Our bottom-up methodology is based on tracked wholesale pricing of major solar components and data collected from interviews with major installers. In Q1depending on the market segment, overall PV system pricing fell by as much as 6.
The segment with the largest price decline was the utility fixed-tilt sector. Total system pricing continues to trend downward across all market segments, much in the same manner it has since Q3 Price declines of 6.
This quarter continues a trend from Q2 onward of a U. Again, primarily driven by the global module demand and supply imbalance, hardware markets produced aggressive component price declines in Q1 This occurred even while national and regional installers continue to report little substantial success in cutting costs in the domains of operations and customer acquisition.
In fact, customer acquisition costs have not changed in the past three quarters. As a result, soft costs stayed the same from Q4 to Q1 The non-residential sector saw a 4. Like the rest of the market, aggressive module, inverter and racking prices constituted almost all of this system pricing drop.
That represents a respective 6. The utility fixed-tilt 6. Component Pricing Price trends varied by component in Q1evidencing differences driven by component-level demand and inventory levels.
Soft demand and price pressure from buyers cell and module producers drove wafer price levels in Q1. The drivers affecting wafer prices also impacted cell prices.U.S.
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