The U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Transitions Initiative (ETI) advances self-reliant island and remote communities through the development of resilient energy systems. Relevant outcomes include:
- Local resource reliance
- Institutional, social, and economic resilience
- Enhanced institutional capacity
- Lower costs and increased predictability
- Replicable approaches.
Island Clean Energy Project Planning
ETI Partnership Project
Lessons Learned in Islands
Helping Hawaii Chart a Path to 100% Renewable ElectricityLearn More
As Hawaii charges toward its goal of 100% renewable electricity by 2045, the Energy Transitions Initiative worked with NREL to deliver training.
Consider the Lobster and Electricity: Helping Meet the Energy Challenges of Maine's Small IslandsLearn More
With the Island Institute, ETI examined how clean energy solutions could support the sustainability goals of two island communities off Maine's coast.