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Solar ‘Gardens’ Let Communities Share Renewable Power

Date: October 21, 2013
Publication: National Geographic

Many consumers are interested in participating in the generation and use of renewable energy but it can be challenging to do. This blog post by IEEE Smart Grid expert Steven Collier give examples of two energy cooperatives that are leading the way in deploying ingenious new programs to get more community members involved. Solar gardens let rent or purchase solar shares or panels. Read more