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cleveland

Cleveland Announces 100% Clean Energy Goal By 2050

On Thursday, the City of Cleveland became the first municipality in Ohio to commit to powering itself with 100% clean and renewable electricity, the...
clean grid alliance

Introducing The Newly Renamed Clean Grid Alliance

St. Paul, Minn.-based Wind on the Wires, a regional authority for wind energy policy, transmission planning and renewable energy advocacy in the Upper Midwest,...
nyc

NYC Pension Funds Double Down On Clean Energy

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Comptroller Scott M. Stringer and other trustees of the city's pension funds have announced a new goal...
murphy

Governors’ Wind & Solar Energy Coalition Welcomes New Jersey’s Murphy

The Governors’ Wind & Solar Energy Coalition has welcomed Gov. Phil Murphy, D-N.J., as its newest member.The bipartisan group of governors aims to further...
clean energy

California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Milestone 100% Clean Energy Bill

Today, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed S.B.100, which establishes a bold goal of 100% clean energy in the state.The legislation, first introduced last year...
solar

New Jersey Moves Closer To Community Solar

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) has approved a proposed rule establishing a three-year pilot program for community solar.According to the NJBPU,...
america

SEIA’s Visits To Top Solar Districts Show Solar Is ‘Bipartisan Economic Engine’

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has announced the completion of a summer advocacy blitz, during which it visited members of the U.S. House...
delaware

Delaware Governor Signs C-Pace Bill Into Law

Gov. John Carney, D-Del., recently signed S.B.113 into law, enabling Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) financing in Delaware.Once implemented, C-PACE will offer a...

New York Commits $15 Million To Clean Energy Workforce Development

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., has announced $15 million in support of two initiatives that will promote clean energy workforce development and training programs on...
grid

California Rejects Regional Grid Bill: A ‘Missed Opportunity’ For Clean Energy

It's a no-go for A.B.813, a bill that sought to expand California's electric grid and integrate it with the transmission systems of neighboring states.The...
calilfornia

California Senate Green-Lights Key Energy Storage Bill

Today, the California Senate passed S.B.700, a bill that could result in nearly 3 GW of behind-the-meter energy storage systems at schools, farms, homes, nonprofits...
california

California Assembly Passes 100% Renewable Energy Bill

On Tuesday, the California State Assembly voted in favor of S.B.100, a bill mandating 100% renewable energy by 2045.First introduced in 2017 by State...