Solar Value

Solar electricity provides many valuable benefits to the cooperative, cooperative members, and society at large. Some benefits, like freedom from pollution, are well-known. Other valuable benefits often escape notice, but cooperatives have much to gain by capturing the full benefits of solar power.

Utility planners and analysts across the country have evaluated these benefits with consistent results; finding that solar delivers net benefits to society and the grid.

The following overview illustrates some of the values of solar. More resources are available at the end of this page.

Solar Power Helps to Avoid Costs

Expanded Jobs and Economic Development

Reduced Pollution Improves Public Health

Reduced Risks

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