Wisconsin

Wisconsin

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.

Wisconsin Articles

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.
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.

Wisconsin Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 3.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 7.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 0.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
111 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
34 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
21 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
86%

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

(+2 of the national average)
(est. 3,339,783 of 3,891,252 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.

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