Willy Street Co-op East 25 kilowatt Community Solar Project Financed in Less than 1 Month. The Co-op and 9 members invested $38,500 to pay for the balance of the solar array after the 30 percent Federal Investment Tax Credit. The accompanying lighting retrofit replacing 228 fluorescent lamps with LEDs cut energy use from lighting by half. Focus on Energy incentives assisted with the retrofit.
Photo courtesy of Kurt Reinhold