Georgia

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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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The Green New Deal, Carbon Pricing, And Other Policies that Could Shape 2019

As the threat that climate change poses to civilization becomes clearer, more voices across the political spectrum call for governmental action to slow average global temperature increases and adapt to the impact on natural and constructed infrastructure. Here are three developments likely to shape business strategy in 2019.

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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