A brighter tomorrow.
Illinois Solar for All provides greater access to the clean energy economy by connecting traditionally underserved populations and solar energy to create a better, more affordable tomorrow.
Announcements and Events
The Illinois Solar for All program administrator invites interested parties to submit written comments on the proposed approach to designating Environmental Justice Communities for the purpose of the program. Written comments will be accepted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org through 12:00 PM CST on Thursday, January 31, 2019.
The Designating Environmental Justice Communities feedback session will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 3:00 – 5:00 PM. Attendees may join in-person at Sacred Keepers in Bronzeville or via webinar only. Additional details on location are provided during registration. This session will present the analysis conducted to identify environmental justice communities in Illinois. It will also seek feedback on the proposed self-designation process to enable additional communities to receive the environmental justice designation. Register for the session here.
Illinois Solar for All (“ILSFA”) will provide incentives for solar development that benefits low-income households, communities, and the organizations that serve them by providing measurable savings on their energy bills. ILSFA programs include residential solar, community solar, and solar for nonprofits and public agencies.
Frequently Asked Questions
We anticipate the program will launch in spring of 2019.
For the purposes of Illinois Solar for All, low-income is defined as households at or below 80% of Area Median Income (AMI).
You can sign up for updates below or you can contact the program administrator at info@IllinoisSFA.com or 1-888-970-ISFA (4732)
Registration for Illinois Solar for All Approved Vendors is anticipated to begin early in 2019. If you are interested in becoming an Approved Vendor for the program, you may want to begin the process of registering to be an Approved Vendor in the companion Adjustable Block Program, which is scheduled to open on November 1.
There will be opportunities to review and comment on various program elements through formal stakeholder feedback processes in the coming months. Sign up for program updates below to be notified of upcoming events.
ILSFA is an incentive program designed to increase access to, and participation in, solar projects for all income-eligible consumers and low-income and environmental justice communities as a whole. The ILSFA website and program are still under development, and more information will be added as it becomes available.