Kentucky

Kentucky

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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 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...

Kentucky Articles

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Small States, Big Howls About Disclosure

This November 17 dispatch from a British tabloid reads out some state treasurers' claim that businesses will suffer under a proposed rule that requires them to tell investors how they're managing the energy transition.
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Clusters' Next Stand

This September 2 feature, from a nonfinancial source, sweeps over the capital investment corporations are committing to sites in the United States' Southeast.
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Low-Income Kentucky Families Get Shares in Solar Field

Louisville Gas and Electric's solar share program allows ratepayers to purchase a share of a large solar field and get a credit on their utility bills for the solar energy the share generates, WKYU-FM reports.

Kentucky Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 5.00 / 9
Utilities:
Score 1.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 3.00 / 12
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
62 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
18 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
10 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
83%

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

(-3 of the national average)
(est. 2,830,550 of 3,428,186 adults)

last updated 8/31/2021

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