AgriSolar Clearinghouse

Connecting businesses, land managers, and researchers with trusted resources to support the growth of co-located solar and sustainable agriculture

About AgriSolar

The AgriSolar Clearinghouse is an information-sharing, relationship-building, public communications hub for all things agrisolar. The AgriSolar community:

  • Connects farmers, developers, researchers, and the public
  • Provides practical technical assistance
  • Develops best practices and innovative solutions to barriers
  • Evaluates financing options
  • Promotes sustainable agrisolar opportunities

Webinar Series

Join the AgriSolar Clearinghouse for a series of free webinars beginning January 18 through May 14.

AgriSolar Information

Join a field trip, listen to a podcast, watch a webinar, peruse the library, or chat with an expert.

Financial Resources

Find utility incentives, grant funding, ownership structures, lease options, and tax information to finance your project.

Policy

Find guidance on contract language, procurement guidelines, and government policies.

Sign Up for Information

Don’t miss a thing! Sign up to receive news and information about the AgriSolar Clearinghouse, future training and networking opportunities, and sustainable agriculture and energy resources produced by NCAT.



The Latest

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AgriSolar Podcast Ep. 3: Lexie Hain — Sheep and Solar a Match

This episode features a conversation between Stacie Peterson, NCAT’s Energy Program Director and Manager of the AgriSolar Clearinghouse, and Lexie Hain, the country’s leading solar grazing expert.   It is the third in a series…

The Illinois Agrivoltaics Regulatory and Policy Guide Analyzes State and Local Laws

Sheep grazing under solar panels. By Jessica Guarino and Tyler Swanson   The U.S. agrivoltaics industry continues to grow as the desire to pair solar energy production land uses with pollinator habitats, livestock grazing, and…

Case Study: Solar Oysters LLC

Picture 1. Solar panels powering the Solar Oyster Production System (SOPS) platform. From filtering water to creating habitats for other marine species, oysters are a vital component of the Chesapeake Bay’s ecosystem. On land, they are…
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