Environmental Impact of Community Solar

Making the Renewable, Reachable

At NRG Community Solar, we believe supporting renewable energy should be practical and economical for everyone, with every rise of the sun. Learn how you can do your part to build a clean energy future. Get a Free Quote
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Our Impact

In just your first year as a Community Solar customer, your support will have the environmental impact of:

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Planting 7.9 acres of forest in the U.S.

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Offsetting greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to driving a car over 16,471 miles.

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Switching 225 light bulbs to LEDs.

Calculation based on the estimated 9030 kWh of solar production in year 1. For more information about this calculation visit the EPA Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator.

Community Solar offers a meaningful solar energy program where environmental impact meets convenience.

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With our program, you will become a committed steward of the environment and solar energy production, creating a more sustainable world for your family and future generations.

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Plus, you will actively support clean energy generation for your state and the nation, reducing our dependence on fossil fuels. Your home can be part of the shift, and it's never been easier.

Our Solar Farms

See the difference in action. Here are some examples of some of our solar farms and their positive effect on the environment.

Spencer Street, MA

Bird's eye view of community solar garden at Spencer Street, MassachusettsThis farm offsets the equivalent carbon emissions of 42,842,271 miles driven by a car in one year.

Pine Island, MN

Bird's eye view of community solar garden at Pine Island, MinnesotaThis farm offsets the equivalent carbon emissions of 7,884,938 miles driven by a car in one year.
Calculation based on the estimated 9030 kWh of solar production in year 1. For more information about this calculation visit the EPA Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator.

Why Choose Community Solar as a Renewable Solution

Solar energy is a clean, safe, reliable, and a trusted source for renewable energy. To alleviate our dependence on fossil fuels, and even one day eliminate them, we need solar to get there.
NRG Community Solar

No Rooftop Panel Installation or Maintenance Required by Homeowner

No Upfront Costs or Hidden Fees

Long-Term Price Security

Conventional Rooftop Solar

Maintenance Expense Required by Homeowner

Large Installation Costs

Long-Term Price Security

Wind or Solar Powered Electricity

No Rooftop Panel Installation or Maintenance Required by Homeowner

No Upfront Costs

Price fixed for short term (usually 12 months or less)

Ready to Join Our Community?

The process is simple – no upfront costs or hidden fees, and no roof required. Join Community Solar today for a greener tomorrow.

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