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Arkansas Solar

Data Current Through:
Q1 2024
Solar Installed (MW):
National Ranking:
27th (31st in 2023)
Enough Solar Installed to Power:
127,280 homes
Percentage of State's Electricity from Solar:
Solar Jobs:
Solar Companies in State:
36 (8 Manufacturers, 16 Installers/Developers, 12 Others)
Total Solar Investment in State:
$1.6 billion
Prices have fallen
43% over the last 10 years
Growth Projection and Ranking:
3,938 MW over the next 5 years (ranks 15th)
Number Of Installations:



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Notable Solar Installations in Arkansas

  • Chicot Solar in Lake Village was developed by NextEra and came online in 2020. This 140 MW project produces enough electricity to power 16,288 homes.5
  • At 16.6 MW, SR Camden in Camden is among the largest solar installations in Arkansas. Completed by Silicon Ranch in 2015, this solar project has enough electric capacity to power more than 1,931 homes.6

Check out our Major Solar Projects List for more notable installations.

Solar Companies in Arkansas

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Arkansas State Solar Policy Resources

Arkansas Public Service Commission - Learn about the governing body that regulates the electricity rates and services of Arkansas public utilities

Arkansas Renewable Energy Association

Arkansas State Legislature - Track pending legislation affecting solar energy, locate and contact individual legislators, and stay up to date on current legislative issues in Arkansas

Arkansas Alternative Energy Commission - Find a wide variety of information on state government energy programs, policy, projects, energy-saving strategies and energy-related statistics

DSIRE Incentives Database – Arkansas - Search a public clearinghouse for specific solar energy incentives in Arkansas and across the United States

National Renewable Energy Laboratory - Arkansas

U.S. Energy Information Administration – Arkansas State Profile - Explore official energy statistics, including data on electricity supply and demand, from the U.S. government