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Iowa

iowa.gif In a state where corn is king, Iowa currently leads the nation in ethanol production. With acres of soybeans and land well-suited to dedicated energy crops, Iowa will likely be a biofuels leader for years to come.

Endorsements
Resource Maps
Incentives and Policies

Where to Find Biofuel Pumps
How to Sign up for Green Power

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

Endorsements

Congress:
Sen. Grassley
Sen. Harkin
Rep. Boswell
Rep. Braley
Rep. Latham
Rep. Loebsack
04398northdakota.jpgCourtesy of DOE/NREL
State

Alliance:

Planning

Resource Maps

Wind Map

ia_wind2.jpg Average annual wind speeds
Source:
http://www.energy.iastate.edu
Solar Map

ia_solarfp2.jpg Source:
http://www.eere.energy.gov

Incentives and Policy

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

Where to find biofuels pumps

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

Biodiesel pumps in IA:
http://www.biodiesel.org/buyingbiodiesel/retailfuelingsites/showstate.asp?st=ia

How to Sign Up for Green Power

Buy Wind, Landfill gas, Hydro power:
http://www.eere.energy.gov/greenpower/buying/buying_power.shtml?state=IA

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

Install Wind Power:
http://www.awea.org/smallwind/iowa.html

Other Resources

State Parnterships and Activities
http://www.eere.energy.gov/states/state_specific_information.cfm/state=IA

Alternative Energy Resources
http://www.eere.energy.gov/states/alternatives/resources_ia.cfm

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