A Community-Led Vision for New Orleans: The First 100% Renewable and Resilient Energy Plan Standard in the Gulf South

On the heels of what many expected to be an historic weather event in the City of New Orleans, Energy Future New Orleans submitted a sweeping proposal aimed at transforming the current energy system in the city to 100% renewable energy by 2040. Vote Solar is part of this coalition of local and national groups ...

Net Metering

Solar panels on a roof in the 9th Ward in New Orleans

Small Steps on the Long Road to Raising the Louisiana Net Metering Cap

Louisiana just moved one step closer to addressing one of the state’s major barriers to individual solar adoption; the state’s super uber small net metering cap. Louisiana currently caps net metering participation at just 0.5 percent of each utility's peak demand – which is one of the smallest caps in the country. Several utilities have ...