West Virginia

West Virginia

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OK, So Are You on Border Adjustment Tax?

This December 14 update notes Senators' interest in mimicking the European Union's new carbon-border adjustment tax, to create rationale for importers to clean up their supply chains.
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...
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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.

West Virginia Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 4.00 / 9
Utilities:
Score -1.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 1.00 / 12
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
8 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
6 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
4 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
83%

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

(-2 of the national average)
(est. 1,213,717 of 1,455,681 adults)

last updated 8/31/2021

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