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Renewable Energy Land Leases: How to get a Slice of the Pie

Renewable Energy Land Leases: How to get a Slice of the Pie

Like any lease, you can negotiate a preset rental payment and/or percentage rents based of revenues earned by the solar developer. Fixed payments carry less risk. Determine if any better uses exist for the proposed land that would add greater value currently or in the future. Including other ecosystem services, agriculture or cultural practices. Ask: Do I want to tie up my property for the defined period of time? This could be 20 years or more. Get multiple proposals. Look at the value of your site compared to other sites to see if you are getting a good rate. Make calls, site visits, and do online research. Ask the renewable energy developer if your portion (circuit) of the grid has any issues with capacity that affect your deal. Available capacity determines if the utility will allow the proposed system on your property to be installed and connected to the grid. Understa...

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