A standardized process helps cities and counties reduce the effort and cost associated with solar permitting, while maintaining checks and balances to ensure system safety. Learn about permitting best practices here.
Together, streamlined interconnection and net metering are essential to cost-effectively realize the benefits of distributed solar energy. Learn more about the standard one-line diagram we developed, the template interconnection application and best practices here.
An equitable solar policy supports both incentives and financing. We are researching and developing options that enable direct financing, community solar programs, and 3rd party ownership. Learn more here.
Learn about best practices that local governments can implement to develop comprehensive planning policies, solar access regulations and standards, and streamlined permitting processes. Learn more here.