About Us

Together with our community of customers and partners, we are energizing a sustainable world and building a clean energy future.

As a leader in renewable energy since 1999, Community Energy has developed over 1,300 megawatts (MW) of wind and solar power generation nationally.  In 2015, Community Energy announced North Star Solar, a 100 MW solar energy facility in Chisago County, Minnesota, to be the state’s largest solar project.  The company is currently developing 10 MW of community solar gardens as part of Xcel Energy®’s Solar*Rewards Community® program throughout Minnesota. Community Energy currently operates three community solar gardens in Xcel Energy®’s Colorado program.

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Fresh Energy’s Consumer-Friendly Community Solar Rating

“As a leading renewable energy supplier and developer with a 15-year track record, Community Energy Solar has taken the Community Leader and Good Neighbor community solar pledge. We understand the importance of transparent, consumer-friendly contract terms and pricing that enable the development and construction of new solar power in Minnesota. As an example, our contract includes a straightforward cancellation option, which gives customers the choice to transfer the contract free of charge or pay a simple, low cancellation fee. Community Energy Solar is proud to take this pledge and we applaud Fresh Energy for developing Consumer Friendly Community Solar Rating and setting best practices for community solar garden subscriptions that work for consumers and new solar development. Interested residents can call Community Energy’s dedicated team of Solar Consultants to learn more or receive a personalized proposal at 612-400-8878 or visit www.communitysolar.com/mn.”