Solarize Chicagoland Virtual Resource Packet
Solar Programs in Illinois
- Solar for All – Illinois new low income solar program
- Community Solar – A new Illinois program expanding solar benefits to renters & homes not suitable for solar, learn more at www.SolarInTheCommunity.com
- Illinois Power Agency’s informational brochure for residential solar, in Spanish here.
- Net metering – CUB put together summaries of net metering in all utilities within the group buy footprint, including municipal utilities.
Solar Power Hour Resources
- View the slides from our presentation here.
- CUB’s Guide to Rooftop Solar
- CUB Watchblog: Leasing vs. owning solar panels
- See if your home is good for solar by checking out Google’s Project Sunroof (note: this tool is good for a general analysis your roof’s solar opportunity, but it is not reliable for cost estimates)
- Check out solar financing options from the Clean Energy Credit Union, or learn more from Energy Sage
- Homeowners Associations can’t block you from going solar in Illinois; view the full text of the Homeowners’ Energy Policy Statement Act
Energy Efficiency Resources
- CUB’s Guide to Energy Efficiency resources for ComEd customers
- CUB’s Guide to ComEd’s Hourly Pricing and Peak Time Savings programs
- Learn how to make your home more energy efficient! Read CUB’s Guide to Home Savings