06 Sep '11, 7pm

Solar on Someone Else's Land, pt.2: Solar Farm Investment: 6.11 The other day, I posted on the spread of communi...

Image credit: Convergence Energy The other day, I posted on the spread of community solar gardens that offer everyone a chance to invest in solar panels, whether they have a suitable roof or not, and to have the energy they produce credited to their electric bill. With community solar now viable in Colorado , and possibly coming to California, it will be interesting to see how many people are willing to invest in solar on other people's land. One Wisconsin company is offering a similar idea, but a different approach—allowing individuals to funnel their money into solar farms, a few panels at a time. Would you buy panels on someone else's solar farm? Convergence Energy of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, is offering tracker-mounted solar arrays to investors looking to buy a few panels—as opposed to the usual approach that seeks major investors only. True, buyers will not see energy ...

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