California Localities Work to Expedite Rooftop Solar Permitting
State Law Requires Reduced Approval Times in Many Communities
California’s SB 379 requires cities and counties to adopt automated, real-time permitting for residential rooftop solar, a step that has been shown to reduce permitting time. | NREL
Oct 19, 2023 |
At least 44 California cities now automate permitting for residential rooftop solar projects, following passage of a state law last year requiring them to adopt a permitting platform.