- For more information, visit the Database of State Incentives for Renewable Energy (DSIRE)
Friday, January 19, 2007
Some states yet to include geothermal in RPS
Geothermal qualifies as 'green energy' in most of the nearly 30 states that currently have a Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS), the commitment to use fewer polluting and more renewable energy sources. However, 5 of those states -- Connecticut, Iowa, Massachusetts, New York, and Vermont -- do not include geothermal power in their plans. Why not?