by Julia Pyper
January 05, 2018

Another year has come and gone. As I find myself reflecting on past interviews and conference sessions, and the ungodly number of internet browser tabs I’ve had open for months, several key themes emerge on what’s to come for state clean energy policy.

For one thing, renewable portfolio standards continue to drive renewable energy deployments at the state level. A Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory report found that 56 percent of the renewable energy capacity deployed since 2000 is at least partially driven by renewable energy targets.