MDA’s Energy and Natural Resources Division works with state policymakers and other stakeholders to position Mississippi for energy sector growth. The division is responsible for developing and advancing a comprehensive energy policy for Mississippi. It also facilitates energy management programs that aim to strengthen energy security and independence, economic competitiveness, and energy efficiency for the state and the nation.
Technical & Financial Assistance
The division assists private companies, industries, state agencies, public institutions and local governments with reducing energy costs, and improving energy efficiency. The division also administers federal funding programs that help businesses make job-creating investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies and assist government entities with managing their building energy use.
Energy & Economic Development
To ensure the state is positioned for growth, the division collects, analyzes, and shares information on the state’s energy resources. The division also works closely with industry partners and other stakeholders to enhance Mississippi’s economic productivity.