MontSun Community Solar Garden
700 Buffalo Ave South, Montrose, MN 55363

MontSun Community Solar Garden

Community Solar Project Basics
Garden Status: 
Year Installed: 
700 Buffalo Ave South, Montrose, MN 55363
Electric Utility: 
Xcel Energy
Project Description: 

SunShare's 5 MW MontSun Community Solar Garden will give the benefits of clean and local solar power to the community. Anyone can subscribe to the garden and Xcel Energy will continue to deliver their energy. SunShare customers simply receive credits on their Xcel Energy bills, lower their electricity bill. Our team is driving innovation and making solar an easy choice. As one of the nation’s first community solar companies, we have enabled thousands of citizens, businesses and organizations to play a part in creating a cleaner, better future.

Accepting Subscriptions
Payment Type: 
Pay as you go
Pay up front
Eligible Counties: 
MN - Carver
MN - Hennepin
MN - McLeod
MN - Meeker
MN - Sherburne
MN - Stearns
MN - Wright
Eligibility Details: 

Must be an Xcel Energy customer.

How to Participate: 

We are committed to providing excellent service to our customers. Any potential customer can sign up on our website to receive our Solar Services Agreement by email, which includes all of our subscription terms such as the length of the agreement and how to transfer or cancel your subscription. We also have information about SunShare, our team, and our gardens on our website,, and are happy to answer any questions about our company, subscriptions, gardens, and qualifications by phone 612.345.8881 or email [email protected].

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