NYCHA community solar

Community Solar for NYSEG Customers

Solstice’s new community solar offering brings affordable solar to NYSEG customers in Upstate New York — no rooftop installation required.

 

April 30, 2021

NORWICH, NY — A new community solar farm in Norwich, New York will bring discounted clean energy to approximately 1,000 NYSEG customers. Solstice, a Boston-based community solar company, offers 10% electric bill savings to NYSEG customers who subscribe to a share of the Norwich Solar Farm.

This offer is available to homeowners, renters, and businesses in NYSEG’s utility zone, which covers about 40% of Upstate New York. Once completed, the Norwich Solar Farm is expected to have a capacity of 7.28 MW.

Through a subscription-based model, community solar makes clean energy accessible to renters, apartment-dwellers and those who are unable to put solar panels on their rooftops. Residents who enroll in community solar are allocated a portion of a solar farm based on their annual electricity usage and receive bill credits for the electricity their solar panels produce on their utility bills.

To learn more about this project and to see if you’re eligible, visit enroll.solstice.us/norwich/

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About Solstice

Solstice is a mission-driven organization dedicated to bringing affordable solar power to the 80% of Americans who cannot install a rooftop system. Solstice conducts comprehensive marketing campaigns to educate communities about community solar projects in their area, partnering with trusted local organizations to distribute community solar to their membership, conducting outreach efforts and managing the customer experience. For more information on Solstice, please visit our LinkedIn page, Twitter feed or www.solstice.us.  

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