Explore renewable energy and energy efficiency in California through projects and activities, statistics, maps, news, and policies.
Learn about projects and activities the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is supporting to promote energy efficiency and renewable energy in California.
Discover how much energy California consumes and how much electricity it generates in total and from renewables.
Find maps of California showing its biomass, solar, wind, geothermal, and hydropower resources.
Policies, Rebates, and Incentives
For information about policies, rebates, and incentives for saving energy and promoting renewable energy development, visit:
- Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency website
- California laws and incentives for alternative fuels and advanced vehicles
March 26, 2014
Energy Department Invests $17 Million in Clean Energy Small Businesses
The Energy Department awarded $17 million in Small Business Innovation Research projects to help small businesses in 13 states develop prototype technologies that could improve manufacturing energy efficiency, reduce the cost of installing clean energy projects, and generate electricity from renewable energy sources. More