City of Gainesville - Public Facilities Siting (Florida)

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Rules Regulations Policies Program

Place Florida
Name City of Gainesville - Public Facilities Siting
Incentive Type Solar/Wind Access Policy
Applicable Sector Construction, Local Government
Eligible Technologies Passive Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Local
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs

Date added to DSIRE 2000-01-01
Last DSIRE Review 2012-05-10

References DSIRE[1]


The City of Gainesville requires the design process for public facilities within city limits to take into consideration current and future solar access. In addition, regulated trees may be removed to allow for the reasonable development sites, including the installation of solar energy equipment.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Mark Spiller
Department Gainesville Regional Utilities
Division Strategic Planning Department
Address P.O. Box 147117, Station A136
Place Gainesville, Florida
Zip/Postal Code 32614-7117
Phone (352) 393-1293


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1 City of Gainesville Code of Ordinances §30.251, et seq.
Date Enacted 1990-03-05

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"