Explore renewable energy and energy efficiency in Iowa 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 Iowa.
Discover how much energy Iowa consumes and how much electricity it generates in total and from renewables.
Find maps of Iowa 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
- Iowa laws and incentives for alternative fuels and advanced vehicles
September 26, 2012
USDA Announces $10 Million in Rural Smart Grid Funds
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the latest in a series of funding steps to modernize rural electric generation and transmission systems, including nearly $10 million in smart grid technologies. More