News Release NR-1715
April 27, 2015
Analysis from the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) finds that by making shared solar programs available to households and businesses that currently cannot host on-site photovoltaic (PV) systems shared solar could represent 32 to 49 percent of the distributed photovoltaic market in 2020.
Shared solar models allocate the electricity of a jointly owned or leased system to offset individual consumers’ electricity bills, allowing energy consumers to share the benefits of a single solar array. The report, Shared Solar: Current Landscape, Market Potential, and the Impact of Federal Securities Regulation, provides a high-level …read more