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High-Level Guiding Principles for Solar Energy Development

Each state in the Northeast is at a different phase of developing stakeholder consensus and a cohesive set of policies around solar siting best practices. Within our communities, perceptions and policies about solar vary widely. This document aims to lay out some high-level principles that are useful for a state or community to keep in mind when seeking to address solar siting policy.

Emily Cole
Northampton, MA: American Farmland Trust
Page Numbers
Publication Date
August 01, 2020
Publication Type
Fact Sheets and Technical Memos
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
Solar Siting

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