City of Madison launches two solar energy programs

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- The City of Madison announced Monday, two new solar energy programs for residents.

The MadiSUN Group Buy Rooftop Solar Program will allow residents to "go solar" together. Community members will request offers from solar companies around the region. Households can join the program through September 16th.

The city is also offering a Solar Energy Loan Program along with Summit Credit Union. The program will allow residents to finance 100% of a solar system.

The City of Madison has been a leading solar community across the country for nearly 10 years.