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Welcome to the Energize Ohio website! Energize Ohio is an OSU Extension Signature Program that is your source for non-biased, research-based information to address critical energy issues impacting Ohioans.

Current features of the site includes an overview of the energy development curriculum, an energy library with videos and downloadable materials, and a searchable database of energy efficiency and renewable energy incentives that can be filtered to meet your needs.

News

  1. FirstEnergy Customer Assistance Programs

    Mar 16, 2018

    There are many programs available to Ohio customers who are having di culty paying their electric utility bills. Please review the programs in this brochure to see if they may help you or someone you know. 

  2. Extension Resources – Solar Electric Investment Analysis Bulletin Series

    Sep 20, 2017

    Evaluating the financial investment in solar requires careful consideration of system costs, the value of production, and operation and maintenance costs. Unfortunately, some proposals are hard to understand making it difficult to make fully informed investment decisions. To help simplify the key considerations of evaluating a PV solar project, the University of Wyoming and Ohio State University partnered to develop a bulletin series that clarifies the information and assumptions that are essential to the assessment process.

  3. Agricultural Energy Efficiency Program

    Jun 9, 2017

    Farmers are constantly striving to eliminate unnecessary energy expenses, while still maintaining a safe and productive business. Upgrading lighting, ventilation and other critical systems with more energy efficient options is one way to reduce your overhead, improve production and boost profitability.  AEP Ohio’s Agricultural Energy Efficiency Program provides cash incentives for customers that reduce their electricity consumption by installing more energy efficient equipment.