Putting the "Community" in Community Solar: How We Build a Just Energy Future for New Jersey and Beyond

Over the next few years, New Jersey will bring the benefits of local solar to up to 30,000 families through the new community solar pilot program. But what does a just energy future look like for New Jersey, and how can local communities lead the way as the new program is implemented? Pictured: Attendees at ...

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New Report Shows New Jersey in Top 10 States for Renewable Energy Jobs

State is Poised to Reclaim Leadership in Clean Energy A new report shows that clean energy jobs are now a major part of New Jersey’s economy and that the state is well positioned to reclaim its role as a national leader in clean energy. The report by the national, nonpartisan business group E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) ...

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.