Halifax County Solar Co-op

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A group of neighbors in Halifax County Virginia are forming the Halifax County Solar Co-op to go solar together and get a discount. If you’ve ever wanted to go solar, now is your chance! Scroll down to the bottom of this page for directions on how to sign up.

The group is being sponsored by the Town of Halifax, Oak Grove Plantation Bed and Breakfast and Virginia SUN (A program of Community Power Network)


Join us for an info meeting

Our first Informational meeting will be held Sunday November 9th at 2pm at the Halifax Town Hall (70 South Main Street, Halifax, VA 24558)

We’ll cover solar basics and explain how you can participate in the group.

Follow the Listserve and “like” our VA SUN Facebook page to get updates in the meantime.

We’d love  to get your input on ways that you or your organization might be able to help with the effort.  Shoot us an email if you’d like to get involved: halifaxcoop@communitypowernetwork.com.


How does the co-op work?

Based on the same principle as buying in bulk, the co-op will go through the process of purchasing solar systems together. The group will select a single contractor to install systems on all of the homes, all participants own their own system and will sign their own contract with the chosen installer.

By going solar as a group, members will save 30% off the cost of a solar system. They’ll also have the support of the co-op throughout the process instead of having to go it alone. This buying group is being sponsored Oak Grove Plantation Bed and Breakfast and welcomes any homeowners and businesses in Halifax County to participate.

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More Information

A recorded info meeting for those who can’t attend the meeting in person!

A recorded info meeting for those who can’t attend the meeting in person!

Still have questions? Shoot us an email at halifaxcoop@communitypowernetwork.com


Ready to go solar? Sign up here!

Halifax County Solar Co-op Signup

We're glad you're interested in going solar! Enter your information below to join the solar co-op. Signing up isn't a binding commitment to go solar with the group, but we ask that you're fairly certain you want to pursue a solar installation for your property. We'll use the information you provide to pre-assess the suitability of solar for your site, and to contact you about next steps for the solar co-op. Please make sure your information is entered correctly before submitting the form! Thanks! The Community Power Network Team
  • About Your House

  • It's OK if you can't find it now, but the installer will need it later. You can find this on your electricity bills.
  • Installer Selection Criteria

    We will issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) from area installers to get bids on behalf of the group. In the RFP we will request that they provide information on price, system components, warranties, resumes, references, and information on their business. We'd like your input on additional information you would like for us to request from the installers.
  • Click those that are most important to you. Select multiple answers by holding the command or control key on your keyboard while clicking.
  • Examples might include: offer American-made panels, ability to replace older roofs, offer local job training opportunities, etc.

Who is organizing this?

The co-op is being organized by Oak Grove Plantation Bend and Breakfast and Virginia SUN, a program of Community Power Network and the Town of Halifax

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