27 Jul '18, 10am

New report finds that US community solar could grow up to 80 times its current size by 2030

The report, The Vision for US Community Solar: A Roadmap to 2030, was produced for the non-profit group Vote Solar in partnership with GRID Alternatives and the Coalition for Community Solar Access (CCSA). It also informs state policy recommendations for delivering on the enormous, and largely untapped, potential to serve American households and businesses with affordable and reliable solar power. The predicted growth could amount to $120 billion in capital investments. “Community solar is an important piece of a strong clean energy economy that benefits everyone, and the policy decisions taking place all across the country right now will determine how big it is and how fast we get there” said Marta Tomic, Vote Solar’s community solar programme director. “This research underscores the critical role that states have to play in unlocking the full potential of community solar...

Full article: https://www.renewableenergymagazine.com/pv_solar/new-repo...

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