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

Lake County, IL

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.

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