Solar Canopies for Parking Lots
Maximize your parking lot's value with solar canopies.
Solar canopies transform parking lots into dual-purpose assets, providing covered parking for drivers while generating renewable energy - and revenue. Installing solar canopies with Build-Ready is a "de-risked" process. We provide both financial and technical support for your solar projects, making it simple and easy to add revenue-generating value to your property with no upfront cost.
Get started by nominating your parking lot as a potential Build-Ready site.
Build-Ready helps manage and fund solar development projects on previously developed land, including solar canopies for large parking lots. When you add solar canopies to your parking lot with Build-Ready, you can:
- Earn revenue in the form of lease payments for your renewable energy project
- Pair solar panels with onsite battery storage and electric vehicle (EV) charging stations
- Offset a portion of your snow removal costs and other parking lot operation and maintenance expenses
- Provide a shaded, cooler, and more comfortable experience for drivers
- Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability and contribute to your community's clean energy goals
Build-Ready is a no-cost, turnkey solution for converting previously developed properties like parking lots into renewable energy resources. With Build-Ready, you receive:
- Funding and technical oversight for solar canopy installation projects
- No-cost evaluations of your properties to identify viable solar projects
- No-cost planning, design, and permitting services for your project
- Expert support for outreach and community engagement
Nominate your site to see if your parking lot is a good fit for solar canopies.
Is Your Property Ready for Solar Canopies?
Download our solar canopy factsheet to learn more about how Build-Ready can help you transform your parking lot with renewable energy, more revenue, and more covered parking for drivers.