RENEW Wisconsin is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building a stronger, healthier, more vibrant Wisconsin through the advancement of renewable energy. We work on policies and programs that support solar power, wind power, biogas, local hydropower, and geothermal energy.
Key initiatives, events, and news you need to know about.
Focus on Energy
This program partners with utilities to help residents and businesses reduce energy waste. Learn More
Driving on Renewable Energy
Jane McCurry, our Program Manager for Electric Vehicles, is analyzing the upcoming EV market and identifying key policy opportunities. Learn More
Solar for Good
Solar for Good announces new grants to install solar energy for nonprofits. Learn More
Solar farms provide homegrown, healthy, and smart energy to Wisconsin citizens. Learn More
Racine is set to get 6 new electric buses! A few weeks ago I posted a Volkswagen Settlement blog, in which I reviewed the Volkswagen Settlement and how Wisconsin allocated two-thirds of our settlement funding. A large portion of the funding, $32 million, is going to...read more
Over the past three months, RENEW Wisconsin has been participating in an exciting and audacious challenge to develop ways to bolster the middle class of Dane County. UW-Madison was selected as one of four universities nationally to participate in a competition...read more
This week, RENEW wrapped up our third round of Solar for Good funding. We are happy to announce that this will be our most successful funding cycle to date! RENEW received applications from 39 nonprofits and we plan on funding as many as 36 projects. Altogether, these...read more
Our members are invested in advancing clean energy in Wisconsin. RENEW Wisconsin leads and represents these businesses and organizations who want more clean, renewable energy in Wisconsin.