Solar Powering Your Community: Addressing Local Government Zoning

As part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Solar Outreach PartnershipICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability USA (ICLEIUSA), the Solar Foundation, and the North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center collaborated with the Lumber River Council of Governments to provide a free solar zoning workshop to local government officials in the Bladen, Hoke, Richmond, Robeson, and Scotland Counties in NC , interested in learning about ways to improve their solar zoning codes for solar facilities.

This workshop focused on solar codes and standards in North Carolina, with particular attention to achieving regulatory goals, developing appropriate ordinances, and enforcement.

Workshop Handouts:

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