Task Force to Study Solar Incentives

Solar Energy Task Force

MEA Director Paul Pinsky is serving as the chair of the newly-created Task Force to Study Solar Incentives (“Task Force”). The Maryland legislature created the​ Task Force under Chapter 545 of the 2023 Laws of MarylandMeetings will be held throughout 2023 with the aim of studying the impacts of solar energy in Maryland and ensuring that the state meets the solar energy goals established in the State's renewable energy portfolio standard.​

The final meeting of the Solar Task Force concluded on January 5, 2024. The Final Report will be delivered to the Maryland Legislature by late-February. Thank you for your engagement and participation throughout the Task Force process.


Recommendations Adopted and Rejected by the STF:
Recommendations Submitted for Consideration by the Task Force in their Original Format:
Breakout Meetings (Final Meetings Concluded November 1):

  • Harder-to-Build Solar
  • Utility-Scale Solar 
  • Rooftop Solar (Residential & Commercial)
Past Meetings:

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