Join a community solar garden, today!

As an Xcel Energy customer in Minnesota, you can join a community solar garden and reduce your energy bill by 10%, for free.

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To join, please start by filling out the form below.

How community solar works for you

As a member, you purchase energy from your local solar array at a 10% discount. In return, you receive solar energy credits that are automatically transferred to your existing utility account, resulting in guaranteed monthly savings.

Save money

When you join a community solar garden, the energy produced goes toward your electric bill. How much you save depends on how much energy the solar garden produces. Most members save 10% annually on their electricity bills.

Support clean, local energy

By joining a community solar garden, you’re saying yes to renewable energy in your neighborhood.

Combat climate change

Community solar gardens reduce demand for fossil fuels, limit greenhouse gas emissions, and shrink our collective carbon footprint.

Solar Gardens in Minnesota

Ready to join a garden? It’s simple. Fill out the form above and we will match you with a solar garden near you.

Join the Alexandria Community Solar Garden

The Alexandria Community Solar Garden will produce the energy equivalent of 29,240 gallons of gas consumed, 130 tons of ...

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Join the Cold Spring Community Solar Garden

The Cold Spring Community Solar Garden will produce the energy equivalent of 62,530 gallons of gas consumed, 280 tons of...

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Join the Dakota Community Solar Garden

The Dakota Community Solar Garden will produce the energy equivalent of 167,074 gallons of gas consumed, 818 tons of coa...

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Join the Glenwood Community Solar Garden

The Glenwood Community Solar Garden will produce the energy equivalent of 61,490 gallons of gas consumed, 280 tons of co...

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