SolSmart Designees


SolSmart Silver
Population: 66,258
Designation Level: SolSmart Silver
Year Designated: 2017
  • Eliminated excess inspections and provided resources on active installers in the area and local incentives for solar
This is all part of the city’s long-term initiative to become more sustainable through advancing opportunities for job growth and healthy living in the local economy. This designation is one step we have taken to making solar installation a more attractive and affordable option for homes and businesses by lowering cost and removing barriers to installation.
- Sven Peterson, Ames City Administrator