Consumer Protection for Community Solar: A Guide for States

June 8, 2017

by Diana Chace & Nate Hausman, CESA

comm solar coveCESA has released a new guidebook for state regulators on developing consumer protection measures for community solar. This guide discusses consumer protection issues that may arise in community solar projects for residential consumers, and the role states can play in ensuring appropriate consumer protections. 

Webinar: Consumer Protections for Community Solar (6/22/17) - Watch it here



This report and webinar were produced through CESA’s Sustainable Solar Education Project, which provides information and educational resources to help states and municipalities ensure that distributed solar electricity remains consumer friendly and benefits low- and moderate-income households. This project is funded through the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative’s Solar Training and Education for Professionals program.