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Rooftop solar at Ohio's Wayne National Forest / Wayne National Forest / CC BY 2.0

What’s Next for Renewable Energy in Ohio?

In July, the state of Ohio passed its HB 6 energy bill, which authorizes $300 million in annual surcharges on utility ratepayers, primarily to fund four struggling coal and nuclear power plants. The bill also scales back the state’s clean energy targets. Now that HB 6 has been signed into...

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This photo of Arkabutla Lake, Mississippi evokes a hydropower project this fund has staked.

This photo of Arkabutla Lake, Mississippi evokes a hydropower project this fund has staked. (Photo by Sean Davis via Flickr Creative Commons.)

Policy Pinpoint: Bring a Flashlight on a Camping Trip

The Inflation Reduction Act blazes miles upon miles of trail with clear markers in what had been overgrown backcountry. And the inconclusive recent climate negotiations that the United Nations sponsored in Egypt work as charcoal-gray clouds overhead. Where are attentive capitalists placing investment now that scale is possible and challenges...

Ohio Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 3.50 / 9
Utilities:
Score 4.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 0.50 / 12
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
63 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
31 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
19 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
86%

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

(Same as the national average)
(est. 7,717,436 of 9,023,709 adults)

last updated 8/31/2021

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