California may be the first US state to generate more than 5% of its electricity from utility solar, but runner-up North Carolina leads the four east coast states that comprised last year's top solar states. The top ten:
Rankings are based on installed solar electric capacity in 2014. The Solar Energy Industries Association trade group gathered many other interesting highlights from the new U.S. Energy Information Administration report.
• Top 10 Solar States (seia.org) (h/t Computerworld)