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NORTHFIELD COMMUNITY SOLAR GARDEN

Membership is now open for a limited time.

A BETTER 
FUTURE AWAITS.

Apply today to join your community solar garden!

 

You must be a customer of Xcel Energy and live within Waseca, Le Sueur, Blue Earth, Steele, Faribault, Freeborn, or Rice counties to apply.

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COMMUNITY SOLAR GARDEN DETAILS

The Northfield Community Solar garden is located in Waseca, Minnesota. When it is complete in the Spring of 2021, Xcel customers in Waseca, Le Sueur, Blue Earth, counties can subscribe to 1.4 Megawatts of solar energy. That's enough renewable energy to power 150 homes.

Developed by Novel Energy Solutions, in partnership with Xcel Energy, membership to this solar garden is offered exclusively to Xcel Energy customers. Your membership in the community solar garden supports renewable energy in your community and lowers your utility bills. That's a win-win for you and the earth.

By the Numbers

Size

Location

Memberships

Year Built

1.4 Megawatts

Northfield, MN

150

2021

Energy Equivalent

The Northfield Community Solar Garden will produce the energy equivalent of 168,267 gallons of gas consumed, 823 tons of coal burned, or 150 homes of energy used per year.

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THE BENEFITS OF SOLAR

AT NO COST TO YOU.

Yep, that's right, membership is free.

Lower Energy Bills

Members see a guaranteed savings of 10% on their monthly energy bills. That will equate to thousands of dollars in savings over the life of the solar garden.

Support Clean Energy

This community garden will produce enough energy to power over 150 homes. As a member, you get the benefits of solar energy without the cost of traditional solar panels.

Combat Climate Change

By joining a community solar garden, you reduce demand for fossil fuels, limit greenhouse gas emissions, and shrink our collective carbon footprint.

WHAT IS A COMMUNITY SOLAR GARDEN?