RESOURCES

  • Solar Podcast: Solarize Asheville, NC

    A community organizer shares strategies for the development of a Solarize program in Asheville, NC, resulting in one of the most successful Solarize campaigns in the Southeastern United States. Solar Podcast: Solarize Asheville, NC Click for full resource.

  • Solar Podcast: Nashville, TN

    A mayor’s green initiative results in a high-profile civic building project that features a 211kW ‘behind the meter’ solar installation. The first-of-its-kind solar design and implementation has since been employed by another large-scale user in Tennessee: an automobile manufacturing plant. Solar Podcast: Nashville, TN Click for full resource.

  • Solar Podcast: Berea, KY

    The community of Berea, KY applies the lessons learned after becoming a municipal utility to the creation of a solar farm. This video shows how a small city in the heart of coal country made certain its energy mix included solar energy and reflected the environmental values of its citizens. Solar Podcast: Berea, KY Click Read More »

  • 2011 APA Scoping Symposium Video

    In July 2011, The American Planning Association held a scoping symposium on planning for solar energy. Hear from the participants and their insights on how to better incorporate solar into the planning process. 2011 APA Scoping Symposium Video Click for full resource.

  • Lesson 6: Installing Solar on Municipal Facilities

    Welcome to the sixth and final lesson in the Solar Powering Your Community presentation series presented by the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership.  Lesson 6: Installing Solar on Municipal Facilities Click for full resource.

  • Lesson 5: Local Solar Policies and Programs

    Welcome to the fifth lesson in the Solar Powering Your Community presentation series presented by the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership.  Lesson 5: Local Solar Policies and Programs Click for full resource.

  • Lesson 4: Introduction to Solar Project Finance

    Welcome to the fourth lesson in the Solar Powering Your Community presentation series presented by the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership.  Lesson 4: Introduction to Solar Project Finance Click for full resource.

  • Lesson 3: Understanding the Solar Regulatory Landscape

    Welcome to the third lesson in the Solar Powering Your Community presentation series presented by the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership.  Lesson 3: Understanding the Solar Regulatory Landscape Click for full resource.

  • Lesson 2: Local Solar Ordinances

    Welcome to the second lesson in the Solar Powering Your Community presentation series presented by the SunShot Solar Outreach Partnership.  Lesson 2: Local Solar Ordinances Click for full resource.

  • Installing Solar on Municipal Facilities – Part 3

    This webinar explores installing solar on municipal facilities. Part three focuses on Tucson, Arizona’s efforts to expand municipal solar installations. Installing Solar on Municipal Facilities – Part 3 Click for full resource.