Global Solar Atlas
The World Bank Group has selected Solargis as its global provider of solar data and related solar energy assessment services. This Global Solar Atlas has been prepared by Solargis under a contract to The World Bank, based on a solar resource database that they own and maintain. For commercial enquiries, please contact Solargis directly.
The primary aim of this Global Solar Atlas is to provide quick and easy access to solar resource data globally, at a click of a mouse. GIS layers and poster maps showing global, regional, and country resource potential can be found in the Downloads section. Further description of the data provided, the methodology for estimating solar resource potential, and guidance on how to use it, can be found in the Knowledge Base section.
We encourage users to provide feedback on the resources available, their experience using this website, or any technical questions they may have, by visiting the Contact section.