MINNEAPOLIS,May 16, 2019/PRNewswire/ — CleanChoice Energy, a renewable energy company that empowers people and businesses to cut emissions and live cleaner lives, is opening 20.51 megawatts of community solar capacity available for residential customers. The new capacity is being supplied by fifteen solar farms owned and operated byAltus Power AmericainBlue Earth,Dakota,Douglas,Goodhue,McLeod,Meeker,Nicollet,Rice,Stearns,Washington,Winonacounties and available for subscription to residents of those and the 20 adjacent counties. The capacity represents enough community solar subscription openings for approximately 3,550Minnesotaresidents. CleanChoice Energy Community Solar customers have the opportunity to save money on their utility bills with no upfront costs or payments: CleanChoiceEnergy.com Minnesota.
“Community solar represents the best opportunity to expand renewable energy inMinnesota. The state is the national leader for community solar, and these new farms mean thousands of additionalMinnesotaresidents can participate in this great program,” saidTom Matzzie, CEO of CleanChoice Energy. “Community solar makes it easy for Minnesotans to go solar and save money.”
“Altus Poweris proud to be a part of the expanding community solar opportunity for Minnesotans,” saidGregg Felton, Managing Partner ofAltus Power America. “Affordable clean energy is now more accessible than ever before. We are pleased to be working with CleanChoice Energy to bring solar power to the local community.”
Minnesotacommunity solar customers will sign up for community solar online at CleanChoiceEnergy.com/Minnesota. CleanChoice Energy is the largest community solar provider inMinnesotawith more than 85 megawatts of solar capacity.
About CleanChoice Energy
CleanChoice Energy empowers people and businesses to cut emissions, support renewable energy, and live cleaner lives. Founded in 2012, the company has become one of the fastest growing businesses in America, as ranked on the Inc. 500 and Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™. CleanChoice Energy is a Certified B Corporation, a member of the American Sustainable Business Council and the U.S. Green Building Council, and is certified with the highest available rating by Green America’s Green Business Network.
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