Course Description

This course offers a detailed look at the solar lease process.  Topics include:

  • Types of Solar Projects
  • Site Selection
  • Structuring the Agreement
  • Legislation and Permitting
  • Common Lease Provisions
  • Other Agreements in Solar


This course includes video recorded from a combined live/Zoom presentation from the Washington County Bar Association Bench Bar in the spring of 2022.


Course Deadline Notice:

Axom Education will no longer be offering online CLE courses after the December 31st, 2022 compliance deadline.  Any courses purchased from October 15th, 2022 through December 31st, 2022 must be completed by January 10th, 2023 to receive CLE credit.


CLE Credit:

1.0 PA Substantive CLE

This course contains approximately 60 minutes of content, all of which is required for course completion.

Your certificate of completion will be issued automatically after all elements of the course have been viewed/completed.  Credits will be reported to the CLE Board within 30 days of your completion of the course and your completion date will be reported as the day on which you actually finished the course.


Minimum System Requirements:

This course includes downloads of PDF documents (Portable Document Format) and streaming video. Viewing the documents will require Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF viewing software.  Adobe Acrobat Reader is available for free from the Adobe website.

The video player will run on Mac OS, Windows and Linux as well as most mobile devices and tablets on any browser that supports Adobe Flash and/or HTML5.  Supported browsers include Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer 9,10,11, and Microsoft Edge.  Internet Explorer 8 is not supported on Windows XP for security reasons, but is supported on Windows 7 or higher operating systems.

An internet connection with a minimum speed of 768 kilobits per second is required.  At least 5MB/sec is recommended to stream video in full HD quality.  Please note that the video player may downgrade the quality of the video to accommodate lower connection speeds.

Course Presenter

  • Phillip Guerra J.D., CPL

    Phillip Guerra J.D., CPL

    Phillip Guerra is a Land Acquisition Manager at Lightsource bp. He is an experienced, AAPL certified Land Manager with a demonstrated work history in the energy industry. Skilled in land acquisition, project management, negotiations, and real estate title (surface, mineral, HBP, heirship). Graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Business and Florida A&M University College of Law.

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Course Materials
    • How to Navigate This Course
    • Solar Leasing Course Materials (Printing or Download Optional)
    • Solar Leasing Part One
    • Solar Leasing Part Two
    • Course Evaluation (Required)