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Strategic Electrification: A Potential Pathway for Load Growth and Decarbonization

What is strategic electrification? Why is it an important topic for clean energy stakeholders and how can they capitalize on this trend? In this interview, William Tokash, a senior analyst for Navigant Research, provides some insights into his recent publication on the concept, and its future path of growth and technological development.
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Will the Green New Deal Work? Here's What the Research Says

The Green New Deal that some Democrats are now championing is unlike anything this country has ever done before. But scientists have been studying policies like these for decades. And their research can tell us a bit about what might happen if we pass this sweeping new vision for climate action and economic equality.
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Cleantech Innovations in the Midwest Need more Venture Capital Money

Though still an industrial metropolis, Chicago is actively becoming a clean energy innovation hub for microgrids, electric cars and next generation battery research. But the startup momentum in the energy sector isn’t matched with enough venture capital enthusiasm.

Minnesota Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Score 6.00 / 8
Score 14.50 / 20
Score 4.00 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
186 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
114 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
31 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC

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

(+2 of the national average)
(est. 3,144,527 of 3,662,134 adults)

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