Energy Services

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.

sumesh arora

Sumesh Arora

Director, Energy

601.359.6600
sarora@mississippi.org