MINNEAPOLIS, MN, OCTOBER 5, 2021 - US Solar has been named the #1 Developer in Minnesota by Solar Power World. US Solar has been developing solar projects since 2015 and has been a market leader since the inception of the state’s community solar program. In 2020, US Solar installed 36,590 kW in Minnesota, which is enough electricity to power approximately 6,000 homes.
Since its founding, US Solar has developed over 125 MW of operational community solar in Minnesota, representing more than 15% of the program’s current operational capacity. Reed Richerson, COO of US Solar, said “As someone who grew up and resides in Minnesota, I'm proud to be part of a team that is helping Minnesota lead the country in community solar. And we'll strive to continue delivering impactful solar projects for our community, landowners, and subscribers.”
US Solar has subscribed over 2,000 residential households and 100 public and commercial entities to its community solar gardens. US Solar has secured a development pipeline of over 750 MW of solar generation and energy storage projects across a dozen states.
Solar Power World is the leading publication of solar technology, development, and installation. The Top Solar Contractors list is an annual feature of the publication, and this is its 10th edition. The full Minnesota Contractor list (including Developers) can be found at www.solarpowerworldonline.com/2021-top-minnesota-solar-contractors.
About US Solar
United States Solar Corporation ("US Solar") makes solar energy accessible with simple solutions that are as good for the wallet as they are for the environment. US Solar is a developer, owner, operator, and financier of solar generation and energy storage projects with a focus on emerging state markets and community solar programs. US Solar helps residents, public entities, and businesses reduce electricity costs with local, renewable energy. Additional information about US Solar and community solar subscriptions can be found by visiting www.us-solar.com.