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PART 3:

Where To Find Community Solar

Source: American Solar Grazing Association

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Find a Community Solar Project

This is a vendor-neutral, educational tool to help you find community solar projects. SUN does not endorse any particular project or offering. Peruse the listings or use our filters to find one that’s right for you.

Select your state and utility to find a community solar project:

Don’t see your state? It may not have community solar, or community solar may be available but we haven’t listed any projects there yet. Let us know you’re interested and we’ll do our best to help.

Are you a developer or subscriber organization? Would you like to list your project(s) here? We can list projects in any state in the U.S. Drop us a line at [email protected].

Filters:

Subscriber Organization:
CleanChoice Energy

Bluebird Solar

City: 15 farms are located in 12 counties across Minnesota

Project online? yes

Income-qualified option? no

Accepting Participants? waitlist

Other: 21.78MW ground mounts; Up to 3,350 subscribers; $0.148/kWh cost (variable) & $0.15583/kWh credit;

Areas Available: Xcel residential customers in Blue Earth, Dakota, Douglas, Goodhue, McLeod, Meeker, Nicollet, Rice, Stearns, Washington, Winona counties or adjacent counties.

Utility: Xcel Energy

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Subscriber Organization:
CleanChoice Energy

Cypress Creek Solar

City: Farms located in Faribault, Pope, Sherburne, Steele, Washington, LeSueur, Wright, Dakota, and Ramsey counties

Project online? yes

Income-qualified option? no

Accepting Participants? yes

Other: 15.96MW ground mounts; Up to 2,800 subscribers; $0.13986/kWh cost (variable) & $0.15583/kWh credit;

Areas Available: Residential Xcel customers in Anoka, Benton, Blue Earth, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Dodge, Douglas, Faribault, Freeborn, Grant, Hennepin, Isanti, Kandiyohi, Le Sueur, McLeod, Martin, Meeker, Mille Lacs, Mower, Nicollet, Pope, Ramsey, Rice, Scott, Sherburne, Sibley, Stearns, Steele, Stevens, Swift, Waseca, Washington, and Wright counties.

Utility: Xcel Energy

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Subscriber Organization:
Cooperative Energy Futures

Fairbault Community Solar

City: 2 miles east of Faribault, Minnesota

Project online? yes

Income-qualified option? no

Accepting Participants? yes

Other: 990kW ground mount; Up to 150 subscribers; $0.145/kWh & $0.15583/kWh bill credit;

Areas Available: Any residential or small business (Small General Service) customer with service from Xcel Energy in Rice, Dakota, Goodhue, and Scott counties

Utility: Xcel Energy

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Subscriber Organization:
Novel Energy

Novak Solar

City: Stearns County, Minnesota

Project online? yes

Income-qualified option? no

Accepting Participants? yes

Other: 1 MW ground mount; Up to 300 subscribers; Pay-as-you-go $0.0954/kWh (2019 VOS rate);

Areas Available: Xcel Energy residential customers in Benton, Sherburne, Stearns Counties

Utility: Xcel Energy

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Subscriber Organization:
Novel Energy

Novel Martens Solar

City: Nicollet County, Minnesota

Project online? yes

Income-qualified option? no

Accepting Participants? yes

Other: 1 MW ground mount; Up to 300 subscribers; Pay-as-you-go $0.0954/kWh (2019 VOS rate);

Areas Available: Xcel Energy residential customers in Blue Earth, Brown, LeSueur, Nicollet, Renville, Sibley Counties

Utility: Xcel Energy

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Subscriber Organization:
Cooperative Energy Futures

Waseca Community Solar

City: 2 miles east of Janesville, Minnesota

Project online? yes

Income-qualified option? no

Accepting Participants? yes

Other: 996kW ground mount; Up to 150 subscribers; $0.145/kWh & $0.15583/kWh bill credit;

Areas Available: Any residential or small business (Small General Service) customer with service from Xcel Energy in Mankato area, Rice County, and rural Waseca County.

Utility: Xcel Energy

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