Solar Array Information

What You Should Know

The increased presence of large-scale solar photovoltaic systems (commonly referred to as solar farms or solar arrays) will naturally lead to questions about the health and safety aspects of this technology.

Use the links below to learn about solar photovoltaic safety and the regulations guiding how they are sited in a way that is most protective of human health and the environment and minimizes impacts on scenic, natural, and historic resources.

FAQs About Ground Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Systems

Health and Safety Impacts of Solar Photovoltaic Systems

MassDEP Wetlands Program Policy 17-1: Photovoltaic System Solar Array Review