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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.

On April 1, 2015, Americans for a Clean Energy Grid and The Utton Transboundary Resources Center will be hosting the Southwest Clean Energy Transmission Summit at the University of New Mexico, headlined by Senator Martin Heinrich. Join us!

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Americans for a Clean Energy Grid to Host Southwest Transmission Summit April 1st

by Benjamin Springer • Posted in Uncategorized • March 13th, 2015

On April 1st, Americans for a Clean Energy Grid (ACEG) will host its 10th Regional Clean Energy Summit in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Southwest is a prime area for renewable energy development, with Arizona and New Mexico both ranked very highly in solar and wind potential. Pair that with relatively low demand, and the need […]

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ACEG Presents on Panel at FERC’s Denver Regional Technical Conference

by Dustin Thaler • Posted in General • February 26th, 2015

On February 25, 2015, John Jimison of Americans for a Clean Energy Grid (ACEG) was chosen to sit on a panel Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) Denver Regional Technical Conference on Environmental Regulations, Electric Reliability, Wholesale Electricity Markets, and Energy Infrastructure. The conference covered a wide array of topics, with John’s specific panel covering the […]

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Why Renewable Energy Really Is Bigger in Texas

by Dustin Thaler • Posted in Cross-post, General • February 12th, 2015

This article was written by our own Bill White, originally posted on Morning Consult on February 10, 2015. I don’t know about everything, but clean energy is without question biggest in Texas.  At the end of 2014, the Lone Star State boasted 14,098 megawatts (MW) of wind generating capacity – more than twice as much as […]

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