Lake County, IL, Solar and Geothermal Energy Systems Model Ordinance

Lake County, IL

https://www.lakecountyil.gov/DocumentCenter/View/2525

Solar Energy

This model ordinance was developed by the Alternative Energy Task Force of Lake County Communities in Illinois to support the use of solar and geothermal energy resources. The model ordinance provides standards and permit application requirements for building- and ground-mounted accessory solar energy systems, as well as utility solar energy systems.


Jurisdiction: County
Community Type: Rural
Suburban
Format: Knowledgebase Resource
Population Range: 250K+
Topic: Energy
Population Density: 1,000-2,999/square mile
Taxonomy Master Topics: Solar Energy Policy
Region: East North Central
Type of Place: County
Solar Practice: Supports Accessory Solar Energy Use
Supports Primary Solar Energy Use
Tool Type: Model Development Regulations or Plan Policy Statements