A Guide to Community Solar: Utility , Private, and Non-profit Project Development

November 2010

By: Booneville Environmental Foundation, Northwest SEED

https://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy11osti/49930.pdf

Solar Energy

This guide is designed to help local governments and community organizations plan and develop community shared solar energy projects. It details three community shared solar models through several case studies. It highlights state and federal policies and incentives that enable and support community shared solar projects. It also includes sample budgets and worksheets, resources, and tools to implement a project.