Shared Solar Problems - Solutions Are Coming
In July Aaron Clay of SunSwarm and I presented on shared solar problems and paths forward as part of the American Solar Energy Society conference*. Whether you call it community solar, shared solar or if you are pursuing Community Choice Aggregation, there are incremental challenges awaiting project developers at the front and back ends of the solar project development cycle.
The Promise of Shared Solar
Most of us are familiar with the promise of community or shared solar: economies of scale on larger systems optimally sited for maximum solar resource and economic interconnect, a huge potential market and the prospect of selling energy at close to retail rates. But is the promise big enough to outweigh the problems?
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