2030 Stearns County, MN, Comprehensive Plan

Stearns County, MN


solar energy

In the county's comprehensive plan, the Natural Resources Element includes a goal for responsible use of the county's natural resources (Goal 2), with a related objective of encouraging the use of renewable energy systems, including solar energy, to reduce the footprint of development on local and global natural systems (Objective 4, p. 4-13).

Topic: Energy
Taxonomy Master Topics: Solar Energy Policy
Tool Type: Comprehensive Plan
Type of Place: County
Population Range: 100K to 250K
Population Density: <1,000/square mile
Region: West North Central
Format: Knowledgebase Resource
Knowledgebase Resource Categories: Comprehensive Plan
Solar Practice: Supports Accessory Solar Energy Use