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Loan-Guarantee Program Fuels Innovative Energy Technology

A secure and responsible energy future relies on innovation. Technological innovation is needed to help increase energy efficiency and advance the energy economy. “De-risking” new energy technologies is a critical step in bringing innovation to market. And this is a step directly addressed by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Innovative Technology Loan Guarantee Program.

Louisiana Articles

Reports

State Solar Contract Disclosure Requirements

With so many households adopting solar and more PV systems installed, there is potential for solar consumer protection issues to emerge.

Can Electrification Short-Circuit the Utility Death Spiral?

The road to electrifying heating and transportation in the United States is being mapped out by Electric Power Research Institute and The Brattle Group. Their forecasts show that different paths may yield a range of environmental, business and health benefits. Electrification could also stoke the fire of utility profits, which has dimmed in recent years.
External News

FERC Chair Restarts PURPA Review, Pledging 'Open Mind'

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will “reenergize” its review of the Public Utilities Regulatory Policy Act (PURPA), Chairman Kevin McIntyre announced at the agency’s monthly open meeting.

Louisiana Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 2.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 0.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 1.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
28 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
9 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
9 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
81%

of people in Louisiana support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2018.

(-3 of the national average)
(est. 2,478,568 of 3,065,979 adults)

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