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Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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City of Dallas - Green Energy Purchasing   

Last DSIRE Review: 10/14/2014
Program Overview:
State: Texas
Incentive Type: Green Power Purchasing
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Wind
Applicable Sectors: Local Government
Renewables % or Amount:City of Dallas municipal facilities: 50%
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport: 30%
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In 2014, the City of Dallas will meet 50% of total expected electricity consumption (359,000,000 kilowatt-hours) of municipal facilities by purchasing electricity generated by wind. Dallas ranks fourth on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Green Power Partner listing of local government green energy purchases (as of October 2014).

Furthermore, the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the highest-ranked airport for renewable energy use, separately ranking 7th on the Green Power Partner listing of local government green energy purchases. The airport meets approximately 30% of its annual electricity consumption (87,000,000 kWh) with electricity generated from renewable energy sources. 

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Green Dallas—Dallas City Hall
c/o Public Information Office
1500 Marilla St., 4ES
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: (214) 670-1200
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