• U.S. DOE: State Energy Offices Critical to Advancing the Nation's Energy System

    During the NASEO Energy Policy Outlook Conference, DOE Acting Undersecretary for Energy and Science, Patricia Hoffman, emphasized key roles of the Nation's 56 State and Territory Energy Offices.

  • NASEO's 2017 Energy Policy Outlook Conference - Presentations Available

    On February 7-10, 2017, NASEO held its 2017 Energy Policy Outlook Conference in Washington, DC. Presentations are now available.

  • President Trump Issues Statement on Energy Priorities

    On January 20, 2017, the Trump Administration released an energy priorities statement – An America First Energy Plan that lowers costs and frees us from foreign oil dependence.

  • Iowa Releases New State Energy Plan

    The Iowa Energy Office and the Iowa Department of Transportation recently released the Iowa Energy Plan.

  • NASEO and DOE Host "Liberty Eclipse" Cyber-Energy Emergency Exercise

    On December 8-9, NASEO and the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability held a cyber and energy emergency exercise in Newport, Rhode Island.

  • New Jersey Advances Development of Microgrid Systems

    The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities recently moved forward the development of advanced and Town Center Distributed Energy Resource microgrids with the acceptance of staff's microgrid report.

  • NASEO Comments: United States v. Volkswagen Group of America et al.

    NASEO submitted comments on the Partial Consent Decree in the United States v. Volkswagen Group of America et al.

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States Launch Energy System Modernization Roadmapping through NASEO Initiative
NASEO selects Michigan Energy Office, the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy, and the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy as the pilot states for E-MAP program.
NASEO Releases Report on Incorporating Alternative Fuel Vehicles into Future Emergency Operations Plans
NASEO’s Initiative for Resiliency in Energy through Vehicles (iREV) released a report examining opportunities for states and municipalities to incorporate alternative fuel vehicles into future iterations of emergency operations plans...
New Jersey Advances Development of Microgrid Systems
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities recently moved forward the development of advanced and Town Center Distributed Energy Resource microgrids with the acceptance of staff's microgrid report.
Iowa Releases Study on Advancing the State's Electric Vehicle Market
The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) commissioned a study on electric vehicle charging to assess the current electric vehicle (EV) market, forecast future market conditions and evaluate programs and policies that could potentially help the market meet these projections.
NASEO Holds Volkswagen Settlement Planning Sessions Post Board Meeting: Updates Available
Following the NASEO Board of Directors Meeting, it held a workshop for States on opportunities under the Volkswagen (VW) Settlement. During the workshop, NASEO Board members met with VW's new LLC - Electrify America - and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to discuss updates under the settlement. In addition, NASEO has developed a number of resources to help State Energy Offices understand various portions of the settlement.
University of Montana to Become First US Campus to Launch Fast-Charging Electric Buses
Students of the University of Montana recently launched its first fast-charging buses, following a decision to "go electric" with its fleet.
Houston Launches PACE Program in Texas
Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Texas PACE Authority recently announced the launch of a commercial PACE program in Houston, providing an additional tool for Houston property owners to finance energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water conservation projects.
Pennsylvania Announces Planning to Boost Solar Energy Development
Governor Tom Wolf recently announced that a statewide planning project led by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will equip Pennsylvania to produce more solar energy and increase solar-generated in-state electricity sales to at least 10 percent by 2030.
Hawaii State Energy Office Releases Data on State's Energy Landscape
The Hawaii State Energy Office recently released "Hawaii Energy Facts and Figures," a comprehensive collection of data on the state's energy landscape and progress towards its clean energy goals.
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