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In(stallers) the Nick of Time

This June 8 story explains how solar installers and developers are breathing easier after a federal policy intervention changes course - and why some manufacturers are fuming.
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The Net-Net Looks Like a Mess-Mess

This March 31 analysis looks at squabbles with utilities over who bears the transmission cost when more people generate their own clean power. It focuses on Florida and California.

Explainer: How Do Public Policies Reinforce Building Electrification Financing (Part Two)?

Each building owner, with a team of investors, needs to work out a particular electrification schedule. Broad public policies, though, can advance new technologies or marketing strategies that can help more buildings go electric sooner. This sequel to our earlier explainer sets out some scalable policies from across the United...

California Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 7.50 / 9
Utilities:
Score 16.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 10.50 / 12
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
172 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
76 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
65 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
86%

of people in California support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2020.

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 25,969,551 of 30,075,104 adults)

last updated 8/31/2021

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