Meeker Solar Garden
Meeker's first community solar garden is complete and began solar production in June, 2016. The Meeker Solar Garden is located at 450 School Street; drive by and see sunpower in action. All available solar panels have been leased to WREA members.
- 2017 Solar Panel Annual Lease Fee: $36
- Annual Solar Production Credit = $60.00
- 195 Panels Available for Membership Lease – One Panel per Membership - (All panels have been leased at this time.)
Solar Panel Lease Information:
- Members with an active meter on a residential or small commercial rate are eligible to lease a WREA Solar Panel.
- WREA will own, operate and maintain the Solar Garden – there are no tax credits associated with the Solar Lease.
- Members have no insurance or maintenance obligations with a WREA Solar Panel Lease.
- The WREA Solar Panel Lease will renew annually, automatically, in June upon payment of the annual lease fee or a Member may notify WREA that it does not want to renew its Solar Lease.
- The Solar Garden is estimated to generate power for approximately thirty years.
- WREA will notify Members if/when additional panels are available for lease.
- In March-April, WREA will notify all Solar Panel Applicants if they have been issued a solar panel and provide them a Solar Panel Lease for review, signature and payment. Annual payment ($36.00) is due upon return of the signed lease.
- Annual lease fee is non-refundable.
- Signed leases along with the annual lease payment ($36) must be returned to WREA by May 1, 2017.
- Solar Panel Production Credit will be listed on Members’ monthly bill as a $5.00/month Solar Production Credit.
- Solar Panel Production began in June 2016.
For more information or questions please call 970-878-5041.