Lacey Shaver

Lacey Shaver is the City Renewable Energy Manager within the World Resources Institute’s Global Energy Program.

Authored Works

Beyond Buying Renewables: How Cities Can Influence the Energy System

As US cities and counties transition to clean energy for their own operations and communities, many are finding that stakeholders and policies beyond their jurisdictions affect their ability to purchase clean energy. Policy and regulatory decisions made by states, utilities, public utilities commissions, and wholesale market governing bodies…


Four Ways Local Solar Projects Can Benefit Cities

This blog post originally appeared on the World Resources Institute blog.  When a city decides to transition from fossil fuels to clean energy, headlines follow. But the work has only just begun. Cities have many options for generating and purchasing renewable electricity, each of which comes with distinct benefits and…