Ohio Advanced Energy By The Numbers

Top 5

Ohio consistently ranks in the top five for advanced energy manufacturing states in the nation

115,000

In Ohio, more than 115,000 homes are power by wind and nearly 20,000 by solar


112,000

Ohio is home to the second-largest number of advanced energy jobs in the region, supporting more than 112,000 Ohio jobs 


6,500

In 2017, Ohio ranked 11th in the country in solar jobs, with more than 6,500 Ohioans working in solar 


$10 billion

Reviving the state’s renewable energy and energy efficiency standards in 2016 created a $10 billion market opportunity for Ohio, but onerous setback requirements are depriving the state of $4 billion in wind investments

More ways to make Advanced Energy work

Richard Cordray

Richard Cordray

Mike DeWine

Mike DeWine

Stabilizing Ohio's advanced energy market

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Eliminating existing barriers to access wind energy

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Electrify Transportation to decrease emissions and increase air quality & health

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Adjust utility financial incentives to better align with their performance

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Support the PUCO Power Forward initiative to modernize the grid and take advantage of the digital economy

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To learn more about each of these policies, check out the Advanced Energy Policy Platform.

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