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On June 12, 2014 Tempe City Council adopted a goal to provide a minimum of 20% of the municipal operations energy from renewable energy sources by the year 2025. Explore some of the City's past, present and future solar projects below. You can also learn more about how you can come alongside the City on order to achieve this energy conservation goal. 

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City Solar Installations
The project on the left is one of the City's first solar installations, and it is located on the roof of the Household Product Collection Center. The second photo is a rendering of the newest installation being put on the tops of the Police and Courts buildings, as well as adjoining parking structures, in downtown. Read more about these projects and other City installations here. 

 

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How to Go Solar

There are several routes to putting solar on your home. A good place to start is checking out the solar resources available to you from your energy provider (APS or SRP), as well as all of the wealth of information provided on the Energy Sage website (an unbiased cost estimator resource & information pool):

APS: Types of Solar, Incentives and more
SRP: Solar Electricity for Your Home
Energy Sage: To Buy, or To Lease 

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Solar FAQ 

Here are some frequently asked questions regarding solar. Answers presented here range from how solar panels work to financing options. Find them here