By Marlaina Hunter
Photos: Adam Deen
Being part of a community feels good. Being part of a community that does good, feels great. SunCommon’s Community Solar Arrays (CSAs) in the Hudson Valley are doing just that.
First of all, what is a CSA? Well, think Community Supported Agriculture, but replace agriculture with clean, renewable solar energy. Community Solar Arrays are your local solar-farm co-ops; some people refer to this as off-site solar. When you buy into a CSA, you have all the benefits of owning a solar array for your home without installing anything on your roof. Members of a CSA use solar credits produced by that array to reduce their utility bill.
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