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The Village of Round Lake Beach is currently participating in the SolSmart program funded by the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative, which helps local governments reduce barriers to solar energy growth and make it easier for homes and businesses to go solar.


Solar Statement: The Village of Round Lake Beach is committing to earn SolSmart designation and will work to improve the solar market conditions, making it faster, easier, and more affordable for our residents and business to install solar energy systems. Click here to read the full Solar Statement.

As a member of MMC's Greenest Region Compact (GRC), the Village supports the following solar goals:

  • Advance renewable energy
  • Enact policies that support clean energy
  • Engage the community in clean energy practices  

What is the Greenest Region Compact (GRC)? The Greenest Region Compact promotes sustainability in Chicago communities. More information about the GRC can be found through the following link

  1. Solar Checklist
  2. Solar Resources
  3. Application Information


Before installing solar panels, here is a check list that will help guide you through the process.