Factsheet: Energy Sustainability and Development Act

Energy Sustainability and Development Act

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
HB 1296 Mississippi Energy Sustainability and Development Act
Description: 
The purpose is to coordinate all energy-related needs and activities in Mississippi with the objective of providing an efficient and economical energy system through a statewide plan. With a range of targets including to promote the development, manufacturing and use of renewable technologies, processes and products in the state.
Goal/Aim: 
Support investments in renewable energy

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Mississippi Development Authority Energy and Natural Resources Division

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Policies stimulating domestic use of biomass => availability for export
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2013