Distributed, Clean Generation

Distributed, Clean Generation

When appropriately sited, renewable options such as solar, wind and geothermal, can perform an extremely valuable function - providing peak power close to the load, energy security, cost savings, local employment opportunities, and emissions reductions.

Virginia has great solar potential-- ranked 22nd of the 50 states, Virginia has more solar potential than New Jersey, the East Coast photovoltaic (PV) leader. 

Small-scale wind generation is a clean energy source that can provide 50% to 90% of a residential building's energy needs.

Ground source geothermal can significantly reduce your heating and air-conditioning costs.

Our list of some local renewable energy providers is a good place to start investigating regional clean energy options.