A monthly update from the office of State and Community Energy Programs (SCEP) 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.

January 26, 2023

State and Local Spotlight - January 2023

This edition welcomes you to the new office of State and Community Energy Programs and provides information on the EECBG program.

December 1, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - November 2022

This November Spotlight features information EECBG funding, the Energy CLASS Prize for K-12 schools, home energy rebates, and more.

October 26, 2022

State and Local Spotlight - October 2022

This October Spotlight features a new program to enhance grid flexibility, prizes to streamline the solar permit process, and more.

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.