San Antonio Ranks 5th in U.S. for Solar Energy Capacity
The annual report Shining Cities 2020: The Top U.S. Cities for Solar Energy by Environment Texas Research & Policy Center, noted San Antonio had moved up to 5th place in the U.S. in solar capacity. San Antonio also maintained its 1st place spot in Texas for solar within city limits.
“San Antonio’s growth in solar energy capacity is a clear demonstration that CPS Energy and our community are moving in the right direction to ensure a sustainable, resilient future. Over the long run, the move toward solar is both environmentally and economically sound,” said Mayor Ron Nirenberg.
“The move in our rankings to 5th in the nation for solar capacity is a testament to the focused and deliberate work CPS Energy is doing along our Flexible Path to add more renewables to our diversified generation portfolio,” said Paula Gold-Williams, President & CEO of CPS Energy. “We think globally and act locally, and this mindset is reflected in our work to add more renewables and new offerings to our customers. We thank our customers for their continued interest and participation in solar energy.”