Bethel ELCA Community Solar Garden
4120 17th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407

Bethel ELCA Community Solar Garden

Community Solar Project Basics
Garden Status: 
In Operation
Year Installed: 
2016
Location: 
4120 17th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407
Electric Utility: 
Xcel Energy
Project Description: 

Bethel Evangelical Church in south Minneapolis partnered with MN Community Solar to host a community solar garden on their education wing, recruit subscribers from the congregation and community, and subscribe to the electricity being generated by their solar garden. The congregation has used the subscription drive as an educational tool to teach the Church's children about the environmental stewardship and as an outreach tool to display the Church's values to the larger community.

This congregation has long had a spiritual commitment to environmental stewardship. Working with the community to create a solar garden is a concrete step toward better nourishing God's Creation.

Participation
Availability: 
Subscriptions Filled
Payment Type: 
Pay as you go
Eligible Counties: 
MN - Hennepin
Eligibility Details: 

This garden is fully subscribed, so it is no longer open to others.

How to Participate: 

This garden is currently full. But we have many other gardens that still need subscribers. Visit our website or send an email to subscribe@mncommunitysolar.com.

Community Commitments
Community Leader - Fresh Energy Consumer-Friendly Community Solar Pledge
Good Neighbor - Fresh Energy Consumer-Friendly Community Solar Pledge
Pollinator Pledge Participant
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