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Laura Nelson

Utah Slowly Constructs Clean Energy Markets

As Utah builds utility-scale solar and advances distributed generation, stakeholders are behaving collaboratively, according to Laura Nelson, executive director of Utah Energy Office. In this interview, she said that low energy prices have reduced the state’s incentive to pursue energy efficiency. The rooftop solar market has slowed this year.

Utah 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.

Utah Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 5.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 7.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 3.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
42 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
19 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
19 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
85%

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

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 1,449,279 of 1,707,103 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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