An industry group had already been pushing for an extension of a popular solar incentive program set to end in 2021.
The Downstate Clean Energy Affordability Act, backed by utility Ameren, emphasizes utility-scale solar and storage.
A clean energy funder says a one-month delay would help accommodate projects disrupted by the coronavirus outbreak.
A new law updates a 2013 measure that gave homeowner associations power to impose “reasonable restrictions” on solar.
Eight months after announcing a 5-megawatt community solar project, Evergy has yet to hit its subscription target.