Maryland Community Solar
Clean, renewable energy for everyone
Community solar is the ultimate win-win for you or your business. When you sign-up with a local community solar farm you’ll save 5-10% on your electric bill and use 100% clean energy to power your home or business. You’ll also be supporting our local economy, Maryland’s transition to renewable energy, and the fight against climate change.
Maryland Community Solar is a local organization educating businesses and consumers about the benefits of community solar and helping them enroll in the program that’s right for them. We’re on a mission to make Maryland a leader in sustainability and renewable energy and we hope you’ll join us!
What is Community Solar?
Instead of a solar farm creating selling the energy to an electric utility, consumers and businesses buy the energy through a subscription. People subscribe to the energy created in the solar farm that offsets the power they use. Read more »
How it works
Community solar works because of consumers like you who support clean power. By subscribing to shares in a community solar project, you make it sustainable. Your participation makes a real difference for the planet, for your electricity costs. Read more »
Why is community solar growing in Maryland?
Maryland passed legislation in 2017 to encourage the development of community solar. The law allows you to benefit from the renewable energy by keeping your current electric utility and receiving a credit on your bill from your community solar project. Read more »