Taylor McGinnis is a cartographer and data analyst focused on policy change and community organizing.
Community Solar as a Solution
Created in May 2016
Through acting as a Community Outreach Fellow for an organization that works to connect Massachusetts neighborhoods with solar energy, I was able to observe why so many individuals were likely to shy away from solar for their own homes. This report breaks down a few of the reasons why the concept of community solar will help to bridge gaps in a market where many residents feel that this renewable energy source is particularly inaccessible.