Solar on Schools

This section includes information and resources on implementing solar on schools.

Toolkit: Installing Solar on K-12 Schools

Following the release of The Solar Foundation’s Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools under the SolarOPs program, our team has been working to help more K-12 public schools go solar through our technical assistance program. As part of this effort, we have developed a Toolkit for Installing Solar on K-12 Schools to Read More »

Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools

In a first-of-its-kind report tracking the use of solar energy at K-12 schools in the United States, The Solar Foundation has developed the most comprehensive understanding to date of how schools are using and financing solar energy and the potential for still more schools to benefit from the technology.

Solar Case Study: Polk County, FL

What accounts for the success of solar development within Polk County? The answer is multilayered and among the many initiatives one can point to are the statewide program PV on Schools, the statewide E-Shelters program, and a proactive utility in Lakeland, which brought to light the Florida Solar Access law, an effort that led to Read More »