Renewable Energy

City Solar Projects

The City of Bowie has solar systems installed on six City buildings. Listed below are the buildings with solar panels and the size of each system.

  • Genealogy Library (3.6 kW)
  • Radio and T.V. Museum (8.82 kW)
  • Parks and Grounds (30.88 kW)
  • Senior Center (15.25 kW)
  • Streets and Utilities Buildings (12.48 kW)
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant (19.24 kW)
Additionally, the City of Bowie is a participating member of Solar Roadmap. As a member, the City will work to make installing solar easier and more cost-effective.

Residential Solar

Solar is a feasible renewable energy source in our area. As of February 2016, 840 households have chosen to install solar on their homes. If you are interested in installing solar panels, click the links below for more information.

Solar Installer Certifications/Organizations

(from April 2008 U.S. DOE Homebuilders Guide to Going Solar)

Solar Panel Map