Codification of Enabling Policies and Procedures
Exploring the treatment of commercial property assessed clean energy for solar on tax-exempt and public entities.
Brighter Future: Solar in Schools Report 2014
This report includes a comprehensive database on K-12 schools with solar installations.
Residential Solar Permitting Best Practices Explained
This document provides additional context for best practices for residential solar permitting including who’s doing what where, along with relevant resources to help communities implement them.
Minimizing Overlap in PV System Approval Processes: Case Studies & Analysis
In this paper, IREC examines the steps for obtaining each necessary approval for residential rooftop PV projects in four different markets in the U.S. to better understand the relationship between the different approval processes and the challenges in each.
Solar Permitting Best Practices
IREC and The Vote Solar Initiative developed a set of best practices for the solar permitting process that identify nine benchmarks for an efficient solar permitting process.
Simplifying the Solar Permitting Process: The Importance of Consistency
Many municipalities and other authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs) are facing dramatic increases in rooftop solar permit applications. With this trend expected to continue and spread, streamlining building and electrical permitting processes will become increasingly important to more AHJs.