Climate Action Plan (Pennsylvania)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Pennsylvania|
|Name||Climate Action Plan (Pennsylvania)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Climate Policies|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Primary Website|| http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/energy/6001
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
|Information Source||Center for Climate Strategies: http://www.climatestrategies.us/policy_tracker/policy/index/39, Climate Change Advisory Committee: http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/climate_change_advisory_committee/10412, Action Plan Document: http://www.elibrary.dep.state.pa.us/dsweb/View/Collection-10677|
The Office of Pollution Prevention and Energy Assistance works with citizen's groups, businesses, trade organizations, local governments and communities to help them reduce pollution and save energy. In addition, the office works to foster and develop alternative energy solutions.
Part of that effort includes encouraging the deployment and use of innovative environmental and advanced energy technologies, including renewable energy.
|Department||Department of Environmental Protection|
|Division|| Office of Pollution Prevention and Energy Assistance
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1|| Pennsylvania Climate Change Act