South Dakota

South Dakota

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.

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Reports

Investing in Competitive Clean Energy Act

Investing in Competitive Clean Energy (ICCE) Act is designed to assist the clean energy industry in accessing affordable capital by allowing for the provision of loan loss and debt service reserves, letters of credit, loan guarantees, collateral support, subordinated debt, and funding warehouses.
Reports

Navigating Utility Business Model Reform

Advancing efficient and equitable approaches to update the utility business model - motivated by emerging technological, policy and market conditions in the electric power sector - is crucial to the grid’s transition to a more secure, clean, affordable, customer-centric system.

South Dakota Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 3.50 / 8
Utilities:
Score 2.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 0.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
47 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
18 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
8 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
85%

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

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 472,670 of 556,587 adults)

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