The Energy Transition Initiative (ETI) conducts high quality research to inform policy and decision-making and provides research-based resources, tools, and guidance for Virginia localities through the Virginia Solar Initiative.
May 1, 2023
August 25, 2022
Energy Dashboard Update
The dashboard metrics below track Virginia's progress in meeting specific electricity generation goals.
Goal: 100% from carbon-free sources by 2050. As of 2021, we are at 35.8%.
Goal: 100% of non-nuclear generation from renewables by 2050. As of 2021, we are at 8.4%.
OnShore Wind & Solar
Goal: 16,100 MW of onshore wind and solar capacity in operation by 2035. As of 2021, we are at 1,301 MW.