AEE 2021 Stimulus Priorities

Posted by Reports on Jan 25, 2021 1:35:00 PM

Publish Date: January 25, 2021

AEE experts share specific policy priorities as the federal government considers economic stimulus and explain how investments in advanced energy technologies can deliver immediate economic stimulus and growth in good-paying jobs for workers across the country.

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Topics: Federal Policy

Opening the Door to DERs

Posted by Reports on Oct 1, 2020 11:50:00 AM

Publish Date: October 1, 2020

On September 17, 2020, FERC issued a landmark order directing Regional Transmission Organizations and Independent System Operators (RTOs/ISOs) to open their electricity markets to participation by aggregated distributed energy resources (DERs).

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Topics: Federal Policy, Wholesale Markets

NO QUICK FIX: Why ‘Fixed Resource Requirement’ is Not the Best Way for States to Protect their Energy Choices

Posted by Reports on Sep 2, 2020 3:18:00 PM

Publish Date: September 2, 2020

In Sept. 2020, AEE released this background paper describing the Fixed Resource Requirement (FRR) option in regional energy capacity markets that some states are exploring in response to an order by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) they see as undermining their policy commitments to clean energy.

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Topics: Federal Policy, Wholesale Markets

AEE Open Letter to Congress and the White House on COVID-19 Impact, Response, and Economic Recovery

Posted by Reports on Mar 26, 2020 3:36:00 PM

Publish Date: March 26, 2020

This open letter, sent to the U.S. Congress and White House on March 26, 2020, summarizes these findings and proposes actions that would let the advanced energy industry accelerate the return to economic growth.

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Topics: Federal Policy

2019 U.S. House Subcommittee Testimony: Building a 100% Clean Economy - Solution for the U.S. Power Sector

Posted by Reports on Oct 30, 2019 10:36:00 AM

Publish Date: October 30, 2019

On Oct. 30, 2019, AEE's General Counsel and Managing Director Jeff Dennis testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce Energy Subcommittee.

His submitted written and oral testimony summarizes the challenges facing advanced energy technologies to compete based on price and performance, and highlights opportunities for lawmakers and regulators to remove market barriers. 

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Topics: Federal Policy, Wholesale Markets