The following authorization policies are applicable to solar energy ROWs on BLM-administered lands. The BLM is currently engaged in a rulemaking effort that is considering, among other things, the incorporation of these authorization policies from the Record of Decision (ROD) into the CFR. Once the rulemaking has been completed, the new rules may supersede the policies described below and associated Instruction Memoranda (IM) identified on this website. Until the rulemaking is complete, the direction described on this website will remain applicable.
Solar ROW Authorization Policies: