U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

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Solar and Thermal Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) promotes the implementation of Solar Energy technologies with a variety of programs focused on developing cost-effective, cutting edge solar energy technologies that have the greatest potential to benefit the nation and the world. Solar Power helps businesses, state and local governments, and other consumers diversify their energy supply, reduce dependence on imported fuels, improve air quality, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and stimulate our economy by creating jobs in solar manufacturing and installation. The best practices, project resources, and tools available below can help you implement your organization's solar energy programs efficiently and cost-effectively.

Best Practices

Project Resources