Community solar gardens in Minnesota

WOLFGANG HOESCHELE | January 22, 2019

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In 2013, the state of Minnesota developed a program to promote "community solar gardens" in which utility customers purchase shares of local solar photovoltaic energy facilities. This was designed to address a problem many people in the state were facing: they would like to use renewable energy, but cannot install their own solar systems either because they rent the property where they live, or because they do not own a house or building on which a solar array can be effectively installed.

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