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Mississippi Recovery Act State Memo

Mississippi has substantial natural resources, including biomass, oil, coal, and natural gas. The American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (ARRA) is making a meaningful down payment on the nation’s energy and environmental future. The Recovery Act investments in Mississippi are supporting abroad range of clean energy projects, from energy efficiency and the smart grid to advanced biofuels. Through these investments, Mississippi’s businesses, universities, national labs, non‐profits, and local governments are creating quality jobs today and positioning Mississippi to play an important role in the new energy economy of the future.