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.
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.