Rooftop Solar

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Jackson EMC supports using reliable renewable energy. We can help you decide if solar energy is a good fit for your home.

Solar-powered systems are a clean, safe and renewable energy source. They help conserve natural resources and can reduce the environmental impact of energy production.

For the average member, a solar energy system produces 20-50% of their annual energy needs, depending on the size and orientation of the system and the energy requirements of the home.

Is a Solar System Right for You?

Before installing a solar system, answer a few questions:

  • Are you a Jackson EMC member?
  • Do you own your home and property?
  • Does a large portion of your roof face south?
  • Is your roof in good condition?
  • Does your property get full sun or minimal shade from trees, buildings and other structures?
  • Is your property free from deed or Homeowners Association (HOA) restrictions on solar energy systems?
  • Can you afford to purchase a solar power system?

If you answered “yes” to all of these questions, a solar-powered system may be right for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get details and more information about our Solar Photo-Voltaic (PV) Program.

Download Solar PV Program FAQs (English)
Download Solar PV Program FAQs (Spanish)

Interconnection Agreement

Jackson EMC members who plan to install onsite generation (other than emergency generation) must enter into a Distributed Generation Interconnection Agreement with Jackson EMC prior to operating their systems.

Learn More about Interconnection

Solar Site Survey

Jackson EMC’s team of energy experts can help you make the final decision by conducting a solar site survey to determine if solar products would benefit you.

Contact Jackson EMC and ask to speak to a home energy advisor for a complete list of program requirements.