Why Meridian Renewable Energy
We work closely with landowners nationwide to protect and maximize the value of their land by hosting solar energy and battery storage projects. We believe in long-term partnerships with our landowners that hinge on open communication and shared economic benefit, and our goal is to simplify the process – from site identification, to infrastructure, to permitting and zoning – to ensure a successful project.
Benefits of Leasing with Meridian
You can take comfort knowing your land is providing a steady source of income for years to come.
We keep you updated through every step of the process and are available to answer any questions you may have.
Reduced Tax Liability
Your property taxes are covered by us for the life of the project.
Make a Difference
Leasing your land for solar is a great way to help the country and the community convert to a cleaner, more sustainable, and more independent economy.
Frequently Asked Questions
Meridian only needs the physical address of the property to begin assessing its suitability for a solar project. If you can provide any additional specifics, such as the historical use and ownership, all the better.
Yes, the solar facility will be fenced in accordance with local zoning regulations, and will take your preferences into account.
This depends on the size of the solar project, but generally construction takes 6-12 months.
Yes, there is direct benefit to the community through an increase to the county tax base for the life of the project, as well as the jobs and related economic impact during the construction period. Additionally, renewable projects like this provide low-cost electricity to the grid and lead to a healthier, more independent local and regional economy.
Meridian is responsible for paying the property taxes for the project footprint for the life of the project, as well as any potential “rollback” taxes related to the implementation of the project.
When the lease ends, the solar facility will be removed and the land restored, or the solar facility can continue to run with a lease extension if preferred by the landowner.