What renewable claims can we make by participating in community solar?
By participating in community solar, your organization
will have to opportunity to receive Renewable Energy Credits (RECs), which are
numerical indicators of your organization’s commitment to cleaner energy and a
better environmental future.
However, under most community solar agreements,
your organization may not be able to make such environmental claims. We advise you
to look in your Sunscription Agreement for your organization’s permissions.
Why participate in community solar?
Across the nation, US Solar makes it easy to minimize the hassle and maximize the benefits of solar. Why transport and burn fossil fuels when the sun is constantly replenishing our energy supply? With US Solar, your organization can save on its ...
What is a community Solar Garden?
A solar energy project that covers several acres of land A source of clean electricity that is more accessible to residents An energy resource managed by solar developers that sends energy into the existing utility's power grid Key benefits of a ...
I’m thinking about installing rooftop solar, what does that mean for my Sunscription?
Depending on the size of your rooftop solar installation, you may no longer be eligible for your Sunscription. Per your specific utility’s guidelines, the energy produced by an organization’s rooftop in addition to their community solar garden ...
My organization wants to make a press release, where should we start?
US Solar is happy to participate in and create press releases for your organization. Contact US Solar’s marketing team here regarding press releases and any other public announcements.
How does a solar subscription work for my organization?
Your organization will "subscribe" to a solar garden to support local energy Subscribers receive bill credits and pay for the electricity produced at the solar garden each month (bill credits – subscription payments = savings) Subscribers stay ...