The installation is one of 18 projects in the works by Summit Ridge Energy in Ameren’s southern Illinois territory.
Even facing pandemic slowdowns and legislative opposition, the state far outpaces its closest competitor in operating capacity.
The shared ownership model could help low-income areas and provide economic payoffs too, a separate analysis says.
Eight months after announcing a 5-megawatt community solar project, Evergy has yet to hit its subscription target.
Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin so far have done little to make solar accessible to all, clean energy advocates say.