A monthly update from EERE's Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs Office (WIP) for state, local, and K-12 officials featuring resources to advance successful, high-impact, and long-lasting energy efficiency and renewable energy partnerships, programs, and projects.

May 17, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - May 2022

This May Spotlight features energy and environmental justice data on the State and Local Planning for Energy Platform, funding opportunities, forecasted clean energy employment projections, and more.

April 19, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - April 2022

This April Spotlight features the first-of-its-kind study about energy efficiency loan performance; a Bipartisan Infrastructure Law guidebook; the Better Buildings, Better Plants Summit; and more.

March 14, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - March 2022

This March Spotlight features the Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) Toolkit, new resources for state energy offices, eProject eXpress training, and more.

February 16, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - February 2022

This February Spotlight features EERE funding opportunities, an updated guidebook on increasing solar power in your community, and more.

January 20, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - January 2022

This January Spotlight features the new SLOPE Scenario Planner, the Battery Policies and Incentives search tool, and the National Community Solar Partnership 2022 Annual Summit.

December 21, 2021

State and Local Spotlight - December 2021

This December Spotlight features a new case study on energy efficiency financing for low- and moderate-income homes, the 50001 Ready Wastewater Cohort application, and more.

November 23, 2021

State and Local Spotlight - November 2021

This November Spotlight features the 50001 Ready wastewater cohort application, new scenario planning features for the upcoming SLOPE webinar, and more.

October 13, 2021

State and Local Spotlight - October 2021

This October Spotlight features the Energy Data Management Guide, Inclusive Energy Innovation Prize, solutions to convert waste to energy and bioproducts, and more.

September 27, 2021

State and Local Spotlight - September 2021

This September Spotlight features the Communities LEAP pilot program, a new C-PACE issue brief, resources to build your organization's energy team, and more.

August 11, 2021

State and Local Spotlight - August 2021

This August Spotlight features an Energy Savings Performance Contracting Request for Information, the Waste-to-Energy Technical Assistance for Local Governments Program announcement, and more.