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Our Energy Story


Discover how the Singapore Energy Story sets the vision towards a net-zero energy future.

Energy Supply

Gain insights into the four switches that power Singapore’s economy and our daily lives.

Energy Demand

Discover ways to enhance energy efficiency and lower your carbon footprint.

Energy Grid

Explore how EMA ensures a reliable and secure energy supply for everyone.

Energy Market Landscape

Learn about the intricacies of Singapore’s energy market structure and operations.

Consumer Information


Get tips on buying electricity and protecting your family from electrical hazards.


Learn about purchasing gas and safeguarding your family against gas hazards.


Access information on installing solar panels at your home and selling excess electricity to the national grid.

Regulations & Licences


Stay up-to-date with the latest regulations, policies and frameworks governing the energy sector.


Learn about the licences that EMA issues to different stakeholders in the energy sector.

Regulatory Publications

Read about the Codes of Practice and Circulars that EMA publishes to regulate the energy sector.


Calls for Proposal

Collaborate with EMA in co-creating innovative solutions for the energy sector.


Give your comments and feedback on EMA’s policies and regulations.

R&D Partnerships

Discover how EMA works with stakeholders to catalyse new and innovative digital technologies.

Talent Development

Learn about EMA’s efforts in nurturing talent and cultivate interest in the energy sector.

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Installed Solar Capacity & Number of Grid Connected Systems

Grid-connected installed solar capacity grew significantly from 125.0 MWp in 2016 to 670.0 MWp as at end Q1 2022.

Growth of Solar Capacity (MWp) and Installations

Note: Reported figures are as at end period Q1 2022

The majority of solar PV capacity as at end Q1 2022 was accounted for by non-residential private sector (61.7% of total installed capacity or 413.1 MWp), followed by town councils and grassroots (28.3% or 189.6 MWp). Installations from public service agencies (6.7% or 45.2 MWp) and residential installations (3.3% or 22.1 MWp) contributed to the remaining solar PV capacity.

There was a total of 5,455 solar PV installations in Singapore as at end Q1 2022. Town councils and grassroots units accounted for the majority (48.9% or 2,668) of total installations, followed by the residential (34.7% or 1,891 installations) and non-residential private sector (13.0% or 707 installations). The installations from public service agencies constituted the remaining 3.5% (or 189 installations) of total installations.

Growth of Solar Capacity and Installations by User Type

Visit our Statistics section for more updated statistics on installed capacity and number of grid-connected solar PV. 

Solar Installations by Planning Region

As at end Q1 2022, the western region of Singapore had the highest solar PV capacity totalling 319.7 MWp from 1,225 installations. This was 47.7% of the total installed capacity of 670.0 MWp in the same period. The western region also houses majority of Singapore’s non-residential solar PV installations (1,126 installations or 31.6% of total non-residential panels).

*Data for 2022 is as at Mar-22.