Word that the United States set a record for installing solar photovoltaic panels in the first quarter of 2012 is all over the news (here and here and here). And rightly so. While this is good news, it is important to see the accomplishment in context. Feeling complacent? Check out the graphic below.
The take home message is: Lookin’ good, America. Could be lookin’ a whooooole lot better.