Renewable Energy and Electricity

These laws and requirements are related to renewable energy and electricity. Note: This page will be updated soon with information about Executive Order 13834: Efficient Federal Operations, which was signed on May 17, 2018, and replaced and revoked Executive Order 13693.

Title  Legal Authority  Originating Legislation  Summary 
Renewable Energy Use Requirement

Of the total amount of electric energy the Federal government consumes during any fiscal year (FY), the following amounts shall be renewable energy: not less than 7.5% in FY 2013 and each FY thereafter.