In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, states will need to make decisions about where and how to invest potential stimulus funding from the federal government to get their economies moving again.
Focusing stimulus spending on programs and infrastructure in advanced energy technologies can generate economic activity and create good jobs for Virginians, while also helping Virginia achieve its ambitious energy and climate goals.
This report outlines how government stimulus dollars could be put to work in the Commonwealth of Virginia as an investment in advanced energy technologies.
To learn more about how this investment can increase economic activity and employment in Virginia, fill out the form to download the report.
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An investment of $20 billion in advanced energy technologies would:
- Add nearly $134 billion to the Virginia economy;
- Create nearly 840,000 new jobs (in job years);
- Generate over $7.5 billion in annual tax revenue at local and state levels of government; and
- Save consumers over $6.4 billion annually on energy costs.