" a voluntary collaborative promoting distributed  generation in Wisconsin "

Applications and Projects

We Energies Customer-owned renewable energy success stories and live data
See summaries of the projects and/or real-time production data from the solar photovoltaic, solar hot water and wind renewable energy generation systems.


Tables of operating renewable electric generating systems installed after passage of 2005 Act 141, detailing:

  • systems greater than 2 MW installed(3/17/06 – 12/15/10) 
  • systems between 10kW and 2 MW (3/17/06 – 1/5/11)  and
  • systems greater than 500kW planned for installation in 2011.

Operating Small Wind Generating Facilities Installed in Wisconsin After Passage of 2005 Act 141 (≥ 10 kW ≤ 300 kW) 3/17/06 – 3/31/11
Map of Renewable Projects in Wisconsin


WPPI Energy funds wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) projects that power municipal buildings, schools, homes, businesses and more in local member communities. For a listing, description and map go to WPPI Community Projects.


MGE owns and operates a range of solar systems to study their economic benefits and technical performance. For a listing, description and photos go to MGE Projects. Several projects have links to live data.

Shared Solar Program
A large solar array that can supply about 250 homes is planned for the roof of the Middleton Municipal Operations Center. Electricity from this system is available to MGE customers through a unique program called Shared Solar.
-Posted May 2016

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Five casebooks on biogas installations in Wisconsin, compiled by Joe Kramer

BCHP Baseline Analysis for the Wisconsin Market   Prepared by: Midwest CHP Application Center