Lafayette Receives SolSmart Designation

The City of Lafayette is among nearly 30 communities designated as “Early Adopters” in the SolSmart Program, and, along with Denver, one of only two communities in Colorado.

SolSmart is a national designation and technical assistance program that encourages local solar energy development. The SolSmart program provides official recognition to cities and counties for making solar more affordable and accessible in the community and empowers them to expand their local solar markets. Learn more at

Solar Friendly Community

Learn about why the City of Lafayette has been certified as a Gold Level Solar Friendly Community and what it means for you!

Solar Energy Systems Planning & Permits

Find resources for planning and building a solar thermal or photovoltaic system for your home or business in the City of Lafayette and the city’s Solar Photovoltaic (PV) permit process such as permit submittal requirements, plan review and inspections.