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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.

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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.

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)

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