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Why Solar Should be the Future of Your Land

A solar lease provides reliable long-term income for landowners, rain or shine. In this article, we break down why leasing your land for solar is a great economic and environmental investment.

By: Pivot Energy

August 8 2022

Agrivoltaics 101

Through a setup called agrivoltaics, farmers combine agricultural production and solar energy production on the same land, providing both a bounty of crops and clean energy.

By: Pivot Energy

June 28 2022

Exploring the Local Benefits of Community Solar

While solar has been around for decades and its benefits are well known, communities are naturally curious when they hear about the development of solar in their own town, especially when they hear it called by a new name: community solar.

By: Pivot Energy

May 16 2022

Pivot Energy Helps Colorado Landowners Facing Uncertainty Due to Record Drought Secure Predictable Income with Solar

Pivot Energy is proud to provide predictable and reliable income through solar leases to more than two dozen Colorado landowners currently enduring precarious conditions caused by extreme drought.

By: Pivot Energy

January 20 2022

5 Things You Should Know About Leasing Land

Community solar has gained a lot of traction over the past 10-15 years in states with ambitious renewable portfolio standards (RPS). These states realized early on that community solar projects benefit a range of stakeholders: they help utilities meet their renewable energy quotas, which in turn helps states achieve their RPS goals, and they deliver…

By: Pivot Energy

October 6 2021

What Makes A Good Solar Garden Site

As the number of solar energy farms installed around the country has increased year over year, more and more landowners are considering whether or not their property would be a good fit for a solar project. Many landowners have likely been approached by solar developers already, and yet others may have heard the general idea…

By: Pivot Energy

December 1 2019

Solar Farm Land Lease: Generate Consistent Income

As solar farms become more prevalent in many states, more and more landowners are interested in hearing about the benefits of leasing their land for these projects. Solar farms can be large or small, making them a good use for landowners with flat land near power lines. Often, solar farms are sited in rural locations…

By: Pivot Energy

November 19 2019

Solar Farm Land Requirements

As the number of solar energy farms installed around the country has increased year over year, more and more landowners are considering whether or not their property would be a good fit for a solar project. Many landowners have likely been approached by solar developers already, and yet others may have heard the general idea…

By: Pivot Energy

November 14 2019

5 Reasons a Landowner Should Lease Land to a Solar Farm

Author: Eli Oppenheimer Manager, Project Development   Over the last ten years, electric utility providers around the country have taken active steps to increase the amount of renewable energy resources deployed through solar power within their service territory. Colorado’s utilities are among the nation’s leaders in these efforts and serve as a national model for…

By: Pivot Energy

September 16 2019

6 Reasons Why Community Solar is Good for New Mexicans

Author: Jon Sullivan VP of Project Development   New Mexico is one of a handful of states trying to implement a community solar program. If legislators and stakeholders are successful, then opportunities will abound for New Mexican’s to benefit from the New Mexico Community Solar Act and the solar industry in general. The first major…

By: Pivot Energy

September 9 2019

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