• April 23, 2020 2:55 PM

May installation of solar arrays, solar batteries, and infrastructure related to the provision of solar electric power for residents with medical problems continue under the Shelter In Place Order? If so, may inspections by private industry or government agencies that are necessary for the installation of such solar electric infrastructure also continue, including inspections prior to, during, and after installation work?

May installation of solar arrays, solar batteries, and infrastructure related to the provision of solar electric power for residents with medical problems continue under the Shelter In Place Order? If so, may inspections by private industry or government agencies that are necessary for the installation of such solar electric infrastructure also continue, including inspections prior to, during, and after installation work?

May installation of solar arrays, solar batteries, and infrastructure related to the provision of solar electric power for residents with medical problems continue under the Shelter In Place Order? If so, may inspections by private industry or government agencies that are necessary for the installation of such solar electric infrastructure also continue, including inspections prior to, during, and after installation work? 150 150 Sonoma County Emergency and Preparedness Information

Yes, work to assess a site for solar installation, all work associated with installation of solar arrays and battery storage of solar energy, and all inspections related to solar infrastructure installation are within the definition of “Essential Infrastructure” for work that may continue under the Shelter In Place Order.

The work does not need to be related to addressing medical needs.  Note that each government agency defines its own Essential Government Functions.  Please check with the applicable inspecting government agency to see if it is conducting inspections while the Order is in place.

These businesses are subject to the Social Distancing Protocol and applicable State and local requirements and guidance.