Community Solar Project Database

This database represents a list of community solar projects identified through various sources as of Spring 2018. The list has been reviewed but errors may exist and the list may not be comprehensive. Errors in the souces e.g. press releases may be duplicated in the list. Blank spaces represent missing information. NREL invites input to improve the database including to - correct erroneous information - add missing projects - fill in missing information - remove inactive projects. Updated information can be submitted to Eric O'Shaughnessy at
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NREL_Community_Solar_Project_List.xlsx 49.2 KB Data Community solar projects data identified through various sources as of Spring 2018.
Author Information
Eric O'Shaughnessy, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Mason Rolph, Coalition for Community Solar Access CCSA
Jenny Sauer, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Jeff Cramer, Coalition for Community Solar Access CCSA
Cite This Dataset
O'Shaughnessy, Eric, Mason Rolph, Jenny Sauer, and Jeff Cramer. 2018. "Community Solar Project Database." NREL Data Catalog. Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Last updated: September 16, 2022. DOI: 10.7799/1462548.
About This Dataset
DOE Project
Green Power Markets
Funding Organization
Department of Energy (DOE)
Research Areas
Solar Power
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