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.

September 23, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - September 2022

This September Spotlight features studies on clean electricity and wind power, a transportation podcast, and the new practice of combing agriculture and solar technology known as agrivoltaics.

August 24, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - August 2022

This August Spotlight features funding opportunities for solar technologies, design challenges for students and adults, energy saving events, and more.

July 26, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - July 2022

This July Spotlight features an electric school bus technical assistance series, the 2022 U.S. Energy and Employment Report, the State and Local Planning for Energy (SLOPE) Platform event, and more.

June 21, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - June 2022

This June Spotlight features new energy efficiency data on the State and Local Planning for Energy Platform, a new guide for state and local leaders, forecasted clean energy employment projections, and more.

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.