New Jersey BPU Approves Community Solar Pilot Program

Today the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) approved rules for a new community solar pilot program that will give many renters, low-income families, businesses, and others an easy and affordable way to go solar for the first time. The ruling clears the way for at least 225 MW of community solar to be ...


REPORT: Community Solar Pilot Program Could Create Close to $800MM in Economic Benefit for New Jersey

Study analyzes economic impact of community solar and finds that a robust pilot program could create significant job and economic growth across the state Today, a new report was released by solar advocates that analyzes the potential economic impact New Jersey could expect from the recently passed community solar pilot program. The report analyzed the ...

Net Metering

Like rollover minutes for a cell phone, net metering gives solar energy customers full credit on their utility bills for the excess clean power they contribute to the grid.

This simple billing arrangement is one of the most important state policies for helping Americans generate their own power from the sun. By encouraging private investment in local solar power, it’s creating jobs, reducing utility costs, and building a cleaner energy future for us all.