Iowa ranks 10th in clean energy, science group says
Thursday, April 20, 2017 10:53 AM
The nonprofit Union of Concerned Scientists ranked Iowa 10th among states advancing clean energy. The group's report, "Clean Energy Momentum: Ranking State Progress," used 12 metrics. Iowa ranked first in creating an environment that is friendly to businesses that want to use clean energy such as wind power, third in the rate that renewable energy has been added, and seventh in the portion of power generation that is renewable.