These WPA-Style Posters from the US Department of Energy Make Me Hopeful About Our Future

These WPA-Style Posters from the US Department of Energy Make Me Hopeful About Our Future

Evoking the famous imagery created for the Works Progress Administration, a lovely series of posters created by the US government depict the country’s ongoing renewable energy revolution. And it’s definitely a place I want to live.

The set of posters from the US Department of Energy, specifically the Loan Programs Office, accompanies a report on the energy accomplishments from the Recovery Act, which was signed in 2009. In addition to creating 10,000 jobs in the energy industry, the Recovery Act guaranteed $16.1 billion in loans for renewable energy projects, and built enough infrastructure to power one million average American homes annually.

These WPA-Style Posters from the US Department of Energy Make Me Hopeful About Our Future

One of the most notable achievements of the Recovery Act was the launch of utility-grade photovoltaic solar plants. There…

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