SolSmart Designees


SolSmart Gold
Population: 81,360
Designation Level: SolSmart Gold
Year Designated: Bronze 2016 / Gold 2017
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  • Created a streamlined process to approve certain solar permit applications over the counter.
  • Hosted a community “Solarize” campaign, Solarize Somerville, allowing residents to benefit from group discounts and affordable solar financing.
  • Installed solar PV on local facilities, totaling 120kW across three facilities including Dr. Albert F. Argenziano School, Michael E. Capuano Early Childhood Center, and Somerville High School.
  • Developed feasiblity analysis or planning for resilient solar technologies for critical facilities and emergency planning such as solar and storage.