25x’25 Vision: By 2025, America’s farms, forests and ranches will provide 25 percent of the total energy consumed in the United States, while continuing to produce safe, abundant, and affordable food, feed and fiber.

California

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With a wide-ranging climate and vast natural resources, California can take advantage of excellent biomass, wind, geothermal, and solar energy opportunities.

Endorsements
Resource Maps
Incentives and Policies
Where to Find Biofuel Pumps
How to Sign up for Green Power

 2011 Report on California Renewable Energy – American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)

Endorsements

Former Governor:
Arnold Schwarzenegger
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Coutesey of DOE/NREL

Congress:

Rep. Baca
Rep. Matsui
Rep. Woolsey
Former Rep. Radanovich

 

State Alliance:
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Resource Maps

Wind Map

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Wind resources at 50 meters
Source:
http:www.eere.energy.gov/windandhydro

 

Solar Map

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Source:
http://www.eere.energy.gov

Incentives and Policy

Search the Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency at http://www.dsireusa.org

Where to Find Biofuels Pumps

E85 pumps in CA:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/afdc/progs/ind_state.cgi?CA

Biodiesel pumps in CA:
http://www.biodiesel.org/buyingbiodiesel

How to Sign Up for Green Power

Buy Wind, Landfill gas, Hydro power: http://www.eere.energy.gov/greenpower

Install Wind power:
http://www.awea.org/smallwind/california.html

Install Solar Power:
To find a Solar Professional in your area to design, engineer, install or service a solar system, visit this website: http://www.findsolar.com/index.php?page=findacontractor

Other Resources

California Renewable Energy News and Links:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/states/state_specific_information.cfm/state=CA

Alternative Energy Resources in California:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/states/alternatives/resources_ca.cfm

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