Americans for a Clean Energy Grid support policies that will modernize the nation’s electric power network and unlock clean energy and economic opportunities across the country. The backbone of a clean electricity system and a strong economy is a resilient and reliable transmission grid. Smart state and federal policies that improve the way the grid is developed, planned, and paid for will help it become a more robust, reliable, and secure network that supports expansion of renewable energy, competitive power markets, energy efficiency, and lower costs for consumers.
Americans for a Clean Energy Grid has submitted comment to the Department of Energy on their Quadrennial Energy Review, with endorsements from 17 renewable and transmission industry members, utilities and environmental groups.Click here to read more
by Benjamin Springer • Posted in Uncategorized • November 17th, 2014
A new report from the American Council on Renewable Energy recently released a report entitled “Renewable Energy at Scale in the U.S. and Europe: Lessons Learned and Best Practices.” Authors from the German Embassy, IBM, U.S. Department of Energy, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, and the Energy Future Coalition provide insights on various policies, […]read more
by Dustin Thaler • Posted in Cross-post • November 6th, 2014
This piece is cross-posted from The Morning Consult, written by our own Bill White and published on 11/6/14. Until Monday, it looked almost certain that one of the biggest energy issues facing the nation would once again escape mention in a national campaign season, despite a record-breaking onslaught of ads from candidates, political parties, and […]read more
This news release was originally posted on the Governor’s Wind Energy Coalition website on November 4th, 2014. Coalition Urges U.S. Department Of Energy To Help Deploy High-Capacity Transmission Lines To Bring Renewable Energy To Power Markets The bipartisan 23-member Governors’ Wind Energy Coalition today urged public support for FERC Order 1000 after a three-judge panel of […]read more