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The guide contains several helpful resources, including a comprehensive list of the economic, operational, resilience, and sustainability-related benefits of entering into a performance contract and using that contract to invest in solar photovoltaics (PV), ways that local governments can use performance contracts to finance the purchase of a commercial-scale rooftop PV system with limited to no upfront cost, and a series of suggested best practices for local governments to follow in using a performance contract to invest in solar and save on their utility bills.

Partner Agency: U.S. Department of Energy
Resource Type: Guide
Stakeholder Group(s): State and Local Governments
Publication Date: 2014

Resource Link: http://solaroutreach.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/NCSC-Solar-ESPCs-FINAL.pdf