What is a community solar garden?

What is a community solar garden?

What is a community solar garden?

  1. A solar energy project that covers several acres of land
  2. A source of clean electricity that is more accessible to residents
  3. An energy resource managed by solar developers that sends energy into the existing utility's power grid

Key benefits of a community solar garden

  1. No equipment on your property
  2. No upfront cost to install solar panels
  3. Savings on electric bills as the garden produces clean energy

How does a solar subscription work for residents?

  1. Individuals "subscribe" to a solar garden to support local energy
  2. Subscribers receive bill credits and pay for the electricity produced at the solar garden each month (bill credits - payments = savings)
  3. Subscribers stay connected to their utility – the utility continues to provide electric service to homes and businesses
  4. Subscriptions are flexible - it's easy to relocate, transfer, or cancel your subscription

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