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City Roles

It is likely that your city will play a combination of roles when developing a community solar project. Potential roles your city could play are:

Identify key stakeholder motivations around community solar

Cities have a range of motivations for pursuing community solar projects, and certain roles may provide a city with more opportunities to pursue different objectives. This section outlines which roles may best allow a city to pursue certain priorities.

  • Supporting local economic development and job creation

    Roles best suited to this motivation

    Facilitator
    Project Manager
  • Enabling clean energy access to low-income populations

    Roles best suited to this motivation

    Facilitator
    Project Manager
    Subscriber
  • Reducing project costs to capture economic savings for the city

    Roles best suited to this motivation

    Project Manager
    Host
    Subscriber
  • Leveraging value from existing assets (e.g., brownfields, airports, and parking structures)

    Roles best suited to this motivation

    Project Manager
    Host
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