Solar Power, Community Solar, YSG Solar
May 18, 2020

The National Community Solar Partnership is a coalition of stakeholders, coming together with the aim of expanding affordable community solar access to every US household by 2025. The Partnership is led by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Solar Energy Technologies Office and the National Community Solar Partnership (NCSP), and stakeholders include:


  • Government representatives (State, Local, Tribal)

  • Utilities

  • Businesses

  • Financial Institutions

  • Housing Providers


The coalition hopes to achieve its primary goal by addressing key market barriers, and the DOE will be providing technical assistance to support the easy exchange of information online.


National Community Solar Partnership

Partnership Goals

The Partnership has identified three core goals:


  • Making community solar accessible to every US household by 2025

  • Making community solar affordable for every US household

  • Enabling the realization of other benefits & value streams associated with community solar installation

Collaborative Approach

In order to achieve these goals, a collaborative effort will be required. This is why the Partnership has identified the following key areas of collaboration:


  • Inclusive community solar models enabling projects in underserved communities

  • Reducing energy bills for multifamily affordable housing dwellers/owners via these community solar models

  • Community solar models embracing utility partnerships to expand solar access in their communities

Community Solar Growth Statistics

Further information regarding the National Community Solar Partnership is available online at You can also download the 2 PDFs below which detail the project further.

National Community Solar Partnership Fact Sheet

National Community Solar Partnership Postcard

If you want to sign up for New York community solar, contact YSG Solar today. YSG will find the ideal project for your energy needs and guide you through the entire subscription process. Send us an email, or call at 212.389.9215 to get started.

YSG Solar is a project development vehicle responsible for commoditizing energy infrastructure projects. We work with long-term owners and operators to provide clean energy assets with stable, predictable cash flows. YSG's market focus is distributed generation and utility-scale projects located within North America.

By Shane Croghan