Support D.C. Solar Legislation

The D.C. Council is considering two bills that could help expand solar access and strengthen solar rights in the District. The Solar Cooperative Association Expansion Amendment Act of 2017 (B22-0229) would prevent Homeowner Associations and other residential groups from arbitrarily restricting solar deployment in the District, while the Solar Ready Roofs and Sustainable Development Amendment Act of 2017 (B22-0437) would create new requirements to encourage rooftop solar deployment on new development and buildings undergoing “substantial” renovation.

Solar United Neighbors Executive Director Anya Schoolman testifies before the D.C. Council Committee on Transportation & the Environment on Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Solar United Neighbors Executive Director Anya Schoolman testifies before the D.C. Council Committee on Transportation & the Environment on Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Solar United Neighbors of D.C. testified in support of both bills at a December 2017 Council hearing, but the Council has yet to move forward on either bill.

Use the form below to make your voice heard by telling the Council to support these important solar bills. After you hit submit, you can help us grow our army of solar supporters in the District by sharing this action with your family and friends on social media!

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