According to Solarbuzz photovoltaic (PV) market analysis, released this week, nine countries will deliver market sizes over 250 megawatt (MW) in 2010, up from six in 2009 including Germany, Italy, the United States, France, the Czech Republic, China, Japan and India.

Nearly 100 planned installations in China sum to an unrisked order book of 18.6 GW, while the Indian pipeline contributes a further 4.8 GW.