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Study Shows Regional Electric Grid Would Energize Economy in CO, NM, AZ

Colorado Sun (Opinion): The pieces are in place to turn Colorado’s clean energy transition into an economic boom

AEE statement on Commerce’s initial solar tariff decision

Utility Dive: The power grid faced heat waves, record demand and tight conditions in 2022. What happens next?

E&E News:  Western states ponder regional grid as renewables grow

HuffPost: GOP Crushes State Regulator Races And Strengthens Grip Over Nation’s Energy Future

E&E News: DOE rolls out competition for long-duration energy storage

The Detroit News (Opinion): Whitmer should make Michigan a clean energy leader

Santa Fe New Mexican (Opinion): Opportunity for clean energy jobs grows

Bloomberg: Midterms Move Climate Battle Beyond Washington

Energy News Network: Q&A: Advanced energy advocate says Virginia governor's plan 'falls short'

AEE celebrates first projects funded by Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to expand domestic battery manufacturing

E&E News: Northeast embraces first-of-a-kind virtual power plant

New report identifies clean energy jobs for workers of all backgrounds that will grow dramatically with the Inflation Reduction Act

KUNR: A West-wide electricity market would be a boon for Nevada, study finds

South Bend Tribune (Opinion): Viewpoint: Could Indiana be the Crossroads of an Electrified America?

Inside Indiana Business: Study: Clean energy job growth outpacing other sectors

RTO Insider: Gov. Youngkin Releases 2022 Energy Plan

The Virginia Pilot: Youngkin describes his new energy plan as a flexible approach, but critics call it misguided

Loudoun Times Mirror: Virginia Governor seeks reliable power supply to meet future energy needs

Business association Virginia AEE sets record straight on Clean Economy Act and Governor's new Energy Plan

TechCrunch: New York follows California mandating zero-emissions vehicles by 2035

AEE, Rivian applaud New York plans to adopt new clean car regulation

Study shows regional electric grid would energize Nevada’s economy

Concord Monitor: Towns, schools can get get a ‘tax break’ for solar panels even though they don’t pay taxes

Grid: Could Russia’s invasion of Ukraine make it more expensive to keep the lights on in New England this winter?

Clean energy jobs bounce back from pandemic dip, poised to soar with new federal investments

Business Insider: The electric-truck game just got a huge boost from Biden's climate law, and players in these 3 white-hot markets are poised to cash in

Business Insider: The electric-truck game just got a huge boost from Biden's climate law, and players in these 3 white-hot markets are poised to cash in

Boston Globe Rhode Island (op-ed): Will Rhode Island choose to secure our own renewable energy future?

Clean energy business group celebrates passage of California’s budget and climate deal

Arizona Republic: Arizona solar businesses, consumers expect to see huge benefits from Inflation Reduction Act

AEE celebrates groundbreaking California clean cars target

E&E News: California to study plans for creating Western regional grid

Emerging Tech Brew: Texas grid operators are plugging into virtual power plants

Utility Dive: What inflation – and the Inflation Reduction Act – mean for the clean energy sector

Las Vegas Review Journal: Nevada could net jobs joining West energy collective, study says

AEE celebrates passage of Inflation Reduction Act, a defining moment for clean energy in America

California Legislature approves plan to explore regional power grid cooperation

S&P Global: 'Lots of work left to do' on US grid expansion as climate bill nears passage

Utility Dive: Senate passes Inflation Reduction Act with $369B in energy and climate spending

Advanced energy industry applauds Senate passage of Inflation Reduction Act, landmark clean energy and industrial policy bill

RTO Insider: Senate Passes Inflation Reduction Act

Virginia AEE celebrates approval of offshore wind project expected to spur thousands of new jobs

Canary Media: Could the Inflation Reduction Act revive solar manufacturing in the US?

Virginia Business: SCC approves Dominion’s $9.8B offshore wind farm

Houston Chronicle: Democrats seek to reshape global supply chains for clean energy through spending bill

RTO Insider: Study Tallies Economy-wide Benefits of Western RTO

The Washington Post: How Joe Manchin’s change of heart could revive the U.S. solar industry

E&E News: Cash, tech, speed: How the Senate bill boosts clean energy

What They’re Saying: New Western RTO Economic Impact Study

Canary Media: Clean energy would get big boost from new climate bill. Just how big?

UtilityDive: Nearly 20 states push ahead with truck electrification plan

Bloomberg: Manchin-Schumer Climate Deal Would Boost US Cleantech Makers

AEE Applauds Inflation-Fighting Agreement Made By Senate Leaders

UtilityDive: Western RTO could add up to $79.2 billion to regional economy, report finds

Spectrum News1: Texas mulling decision to apply for federal funds to bolster power grid

New Study Shows Integrated Western Power Market Would Create Upwards of 650,000 Permanent High-Paying Jobs in the West

Illinoisans want more electric trucks, less smog and air pollution, new poll finds

AEE Calls on Congress To Work Through Differences and Pass a Reconciliation Package That Uses Clean Energy to Reduce Inflation

Youngkin Administration fails to ease new burdensome regulations on solar industry

Utility Dive: Upheaval in utility regulation emerging nationally as Hawaii proves a performance-based approach

Pennsylvania Legislature Removes Barriers to Participation in Residential Energy Efficiency

Coloradans are concerned about air quality, support clean-trucks rule, poll finds

Coloradans want cleaner trucks to reduce air pollution, new poll finds

S&P Global: Supreme Court ruling may lead to more limited FERC climate reviews for pipelines

Utility Dive: California passes legislation to avoid blackouts, create ‘insurance policy’ for the grid

California Governor, Legislature miss opportunity to significantly improve California’s power grid reliability in new budget deal

AEE Statement on Supreme Court ruling to limit scope of Environmental Protection Agency

AEE Supports Use of Defense Production Act, Calls for Full Funding & Implementation

Florida Politics (Opinion): NextEra Energy’s Real Zero is a great step forward, but more needs to be done to reduce energy costs

Arizona legislature passes bill to save schools time and money when purchasing electric school buses

National Business Association Joins Utilities In Filing Motion to Defend California’s Clean Air Act Waiver For Vehicle Emissions

Richmond Times-Dispatch (Opinion): Smart legislation will save money, point Va. toward EVs

Indianapolis Business Journal (Opinion): IURC should say no to Duke’s planned gas-fired plants

Utility Dive: Arizona regulators again reject SRP’s proposed 820-MW gas plant expansion

AEE applauds Biden administration actions to pause solar tariffs and grow advanced energy domestic manufacturing

New York Legislature Passes Building and Appliance Efficiency Bill

AEE-Sponsored Electric School Bus Bill Unanimously Approved by California Assembly

Courier & Press (op-ed): CenterPoint’s power plant proposal a bad deal for businesses and consumers

Arizona Republic (op-ed): SRP doesn't need a bigger natural gas power plant to meet demand

AEE Applauds Renomination of FERC Chair Glick

Utility Dive: California governor floats 5-GW, $5.2B ‘reliability reserve’ amid possible electricity shortfalls

Utility Dive: Arizona regulators again reject SRP’s proposed 820-MW gas plant expansion

California's May revised budget sets the stage for much needed conversation around grid reliability

The Washington Post: Big Oil investors reject calls for stricter climate goals — so far

Fox40 Sacramento: Governor Newsom requests funding to strengthen state electrical grid

National business group AEE delivers sign-on letter to Senate, White House on growing domestic manufacturing of advanced energy industry

Utility Dive: PJM releases road map for creating ‘grid of the future’ to handle coming renewables, storage wave

Colorado’s clean air investment package offers affordable path to electric school bus adoption

E&E News: Major grid dilemma: Treat fossil fuels like renewables?

RTO Insider: Humility, State Support Seen as Keys to Transmission

Arizona Republic: Extreme heat, rising demand: Arizona utilities warn of blackouts in summers ahead

AEE applauds Governor DeSantis for vetoing anti-solar bill in Florida

Canary Media: The US needs to build a bigger, stronger grid. FERC has a plan for that

Forbes: The $150 Billion Road Electric School Buses Can Ride To Create American Jobs And Protect Kids’ Health

AEE applauds Michigan's state climate plan, including roadmap to 52 percent emissions reductions by 2030

AEE’s statement on FERC transmission planning announcement

Colorado Newsline: Petition for faster clean-trucks rule rejected by Colorado air commission

Utility Dive: Arizona legislature advances bill restricting retail competition in effort to promote reliability

AEE’s statement on the CAISO-WEIM $2 billion milestone

Political Climate Podcast: Rolling out historic infrastructure funding

Arizona legislature falls for phony energy reliability claims behind legislation that props up utilities, at cost to ratepayers

New York passes historic budget to lead the “charge” on electric school buses

Utility Dive: Clean energy sector eyes window for passing federal tax breaks amid challenge of high energy prices

Politico Pro: New York set to mandate zero-emissions school buses by 2035

The Hill: EV leaders want Biden to be more aggressive with Defense Production Act

Utility Dive: Biden invokes Defense Production Act to bolster domestic battery manufacturing for EVs, energy storage

Expanding domestic production of critical minerals is good for U.S. economy and national security

Nevada gives green light to collaborative bus and truck electrification efforts

amNY (Opinion): New York poised to lead the ‘charge’ on electric school buses

New York PSC order could reduce costs, increase value of distributed energy resources

Utility Dive: New York adjusts standby, buyback rate methodologies, sweetening value proposition for NYC storage

Politico Pro: Glick’s climate focus at FERC puts a target on his back

Canary Media: FERC Order 2222: Experts offer cheers and jeers for first round of filings

Washington Examiner: Environmentalists on their heels say green energy needed now more than ever

Restoration of Clean Air Act waiver will accelerate transition to cleaner transportation for consumers and businesses

AEE’s statement on White House remarks on electrifying heavy-duty vehicles

Governor Polis and advanced energy industry celebrate latest steps toward a resilient, interconnected western grid

Indiana AEE celebrates passage of electric vehicle charging bill

New joint paper on the regulatory treatment of cloud computing services for utilities identifies paths to regulatory modernization

Market Watch: Republicans urge U.S. oil and gas ‘stability’ from new drilling as answer to Russia, other security threats

Florida Politics (Opinion): Smart policy puts Florida in the driver’s seat on electric vehicles

AEE CEO’s statement ahead of President Biden’s State of the Union Address

Phoenix Independent (Opinion): Utilities may give Arizona customers reasons to sweat

Clean energy trade associations urge FERC to act on near-term interconnection improvements

E&E News: Renewables backlog plan for PJM region met with mixed reviews

AEE files appeal on proposed Southeast Energy Exchange Market at U.S. Court of Appeals

Report: Virginia Clean Economy Act will cut average electric bill by over $30 per year in 2030

Clean energy businesses call on Virginia General Assembly to stay the course on building a reliable, affordable and clean energy future for the Commonwealth

Arizona regulators reject fully vetted clean energy rules

Phoenix Business Journal: In surprise vote, Arizona Corporation Commission rejects clean energy rules

The Nevada Independent: Nevada is taking steps toward a Western electric grid. What will it look like?

State regulator leadership will be critical to successful implementation of FERC Order 2222, and a new report from AEE + GridLab Consortium provides guidance

NPR: Biden's climate agenda is stalled in Congress. In Hawaii, one key part is going ahead

Utility Dive: SOO Green transmission project faces PJM obstacles: Are grid operators hindering the energy transition?

California Governor doubles down on clean energy investments

S&P Global: Newsom pitches $8B to accelerate Calif. clean energy, transportation

School Bus Fleet: New York Governor Calls for Zero-Emission Bus Purchases by 2027

New York Governor green lights electric school buses

Politico: A Georgia solar factory shows the promise — and peril — of Biden's new industrial policy

Advanced Energy Industry Calls on Congress to Build Back Better in 2022

The Verge: After Build Back Better, here’s how the US can still clean up its power grid

Duke Energy Indiana slow to adopt low-cost advanced energy resources

RTO Insider: Biden Calls for Federal Procurement of 100% Clean Energy by 2030

Utility Dive: Colorado utilities could cut costs 5% by joining an RTO, PUC finds, as Western market momentum builds

Advanced Energy Industry Leaders Chosen for Nevada’s Regional Grid Task Force

Regional wholesale electric market could accelerate clean energy goals and lower costs for consumers, new Colorado PUC report finds

Utility Dive: First Solar announces its largest-ever single order of solar modules — 5.4 GW to bp and affiliate

E&E News: Northeast grid rules could make or break clean energy

Indianapolis Business Journal (Opinion): Duke Energy should be ambitious in effort to help customers save

RTO Insider: CHESSA Working with Conservative Groups to Promote Solar in Rural Va. Counties

Canary Media: What does Glenn Youngkin’s win in Virginia mean for clean energy?

AEE Congratulates New FERC Commissioner on Senate Confirmation

Politico Pro: Democrats’ reconciliation bill seen as biggest boost for American manufacturing since the New Deal

Signing of bipartisan infrastructure package puts U.S. closer to achieving 100% clean energy

AEE applauds passage of Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and BBB Act progress

Virginia AEE congratulates Youngkin on his victory, looks forward to working with him as Governor to continue to grow Virginia’s advanced energy sector

Business Group Applauds Senate Committee Vote Advancing FERC Nominee

National clean energy business group AEE praises historic Build Back Better framework

Utility Dive (Opinion): How New England could demonstrate what a 'clean energy RTO' looks like

Utility Dive: California markets in the Lone Star State? Texas regulators consider 'quasi-capacity' market system

Utility Dive: Southern, Duke SEEM proposal takes effect as FERC deadlocks on market plan

National Clean Energy Coalition Says FERC Split Vote a Missed Opportunity

Austin American-Statesman (Opinion): Texas' rare opportunity to fix the energy marketplace

October 6 is Energy Efficiency Day

S&P Global: Utilities with 11 million customers eye power market integration in US West

RTO Insider: Western Utilities to Explore Market Options

AEE calls for utilities to focus on development of a Western RTO

E&E News: Midwest states agree to create regional EV charging network

E&E News: EV sales have doubled. Is a ‘tidal wave’ coming?

Utility Dive: PJM's 'focused' MOPR takes effect, boosting renewables and nuclear as FERC commissioners deadlock

The Hill (Opinion): Washington Can Look to States for Proof That Investing in Clean Energy Works

AEE Responds to FERC Split Vote on PJM’s MOPR Changes

Clean energy businesses call for passage of the Build Back Better Act

Utility Dive: FERC Chair Glick wants mandatory winterization standards for power plants following Texas grid failure

Statement in Support of Maria Robinson’s Nomination to Assistant Secretary in the Department of Energy

Colorado Sun (Opinion): The Technology, and Workforce, For Clean Energy Already are in Place. Now it’s Time to Invest

Chicago Sun-Times: Illinois Now Boasts the ‘Most Equitable’ Climate Law in America. What Will That Mean?

Utility Dive: House Committee to Vote on Expanded EV and Clean Energy Tax Credits, Including Storage, Hydrogen

Florida Electric Vehicle Road Map Sets Course to Infrastructure Investment and Jobs in the State

AEE Lauds Domestic Manufacturing Provisions in Build Back Better Package Now Before House Committees

Illinois General Assembly Passes Historic Clean Energy Legislation

Canary Media: The House’s Big Budget Reconciliation Bill Would Be A Bonanza For Clean Energy

AEE Statement on Nomination of New FERC Commissioner

New California poll shows majority support for Governor Newsom’s transportation electrification policies

National Business Group AEE Celebrates Labor Day With Launch of New Career Portal to Connect People With Advanced Energy Jobs

Indiana Energy Crossroads Podcast

E&E News: Ariz. Study Renews Debate Over 100% Clean Electricity

Renewable Energy World: The Latest on SEEM, FERC, and the Impact on Renewable Energy

KJZZ: Arizona Sees Increased Push For Adoption Of Electric Vehicles

AEE Joins Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego and Business Leaders to Say It's Time for Electric Vehicles

Phoenix Business Journal: Gallego, Business Leaders Call on Congress to Make 'Bold Investments' in Electric Vehicles

ACC-Commissioned Analysis Shows Clean Energy to be ‘Reliable and Cost-Effective’

Indiana’s Wind and EV Industries Growing Despite Pandemic Setbacks

RTO Insider: Studies Present Case for Domestic Cleantech Boosting US Economy

U.S. Electric Transportation Workforce Set to Double by 2024

Proposed Auto Emissions Standards are “Easily Met and Exceeded,” Calls on Congress to Accelerate Transition to Electric Transportation

Washington Examiner: Biden Has Automakers on Board With Electric Vehicle Goals, But Will Need Buyers

Domestic Manufacturing Would Prosper from Pivot to Advanced Energy Technology