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Jamie Barber

Georgia’s Residential Market Should Seek Clean Energy Options

Although there is interest in utility-scale solar in the Georgia market, residential solar power and residential energy efficiency are lagging, according to Jamie Barber, energy efficiency and renewable energy manager at Georgia Public Service Commission. In this interview, she said that building homeowners’ awareness of their energy options could help build traction for new choices.

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5 U.S. Climate Stories to Watch as We Head into 2019

Climate change was on ballots across the United States recently. The results were mixed but leave room for increased climate action in the next two years and beyond.

Georgia Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 3.50 / 8
Utilities:
Score 1.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 4.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
60 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
28 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
20 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
85%

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

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 5,571,456 of 6,589,462 adults)

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