NY-Sun Solar Guidebook for Local Governments

The New York Solar Guidebook has information, tools, and step-by-step instructions to support local governments managing solar energy development in their communities.
The Guidebook addresses:
  • – Rooftop access and ventilation requirements
  • – Property tax exemptions
  • – Landowner considerations for solar land leases
  • – Decommissioning ground-mounted solar installations
  • – The most common solar installation deficiencies in New York State
  • – Solar Payment-In-Lieu-of-Taxes (PILOT) toolkit
    and more.

    Download the full New York Solar Guidebook as a PDF or access individual chapters.