Tennessee

Tennessee

Solar panels on a building with a boarded window

How Solar Can Expand Its Socioeconomic Reach

Innovative solutions can help solar companies reach the low-to-moderate-income market, according to a report from Vote Solar. According to 2016 Census and FICO data, 44-78 million people in the United States qualify as low-income and/or low-credit. But many of these customers are being left out of the clean energy transition because of financial barriers to securing access to solar products.

Tennessee Articles

How to Make Electric Vehicles Affordable and Accessible

When electric vehicles transform the auto-driven landscape of the United States, what will low-to-moderate-income communities do? A new report from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, “The Future of Transportation Electrification: Utility, Industry and Consumer Perspectives,” evaluated this accelerating controversy and emerged with some solutions.
Reports

Interconnections Seam Study

Through the Interconnections Seam Study, National Renewable Energy Laboratory joined national lab, university and industry partners to identify cost-effective options for upgrading the United States electric grid to create a more integrated power system that can drive economic growth.
Reports

Inclusive Solar Finance Framework

Policy and market solutions can address financial barriers and unlock solar opportunity for 78 million low-income, low-credit United States households.

Tennessee Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 3.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 1.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 3.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
52 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
13 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
7 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
81%

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

(-3 of the national average)
(est. 3,605,271 of 4,427,340 adults)

Recommended Visualizations

Use these datasets to understand and analyze the pace and scale of how clean energy is transforming the United States marketplace. These respected organizations have researched and visualized components of the clean energy market. Explore each resource to learn more.

Clean Energy Jobs in
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