November 29th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A broad coalition of energy trade and advocacy organizations filed a letter to the US Senate and House leaderships this week, urging them to modify the tax code to include energy storage as an eligible technology for the country's Investment Tax Credit, or
May 10th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
An unlikely coalition of renewable energy, natural gas, energy efficiency, and oil industry associations have collectively submitted their concerns to the US Department of Energy regarding the possibility of effectively bailing out and subsidizing uneconomic and aging power plants that would otherwise be forced to retire, such as FirstEnergy Solutions' recent request for the same.
January 9th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
In remarkably good news for the US energy industry, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has unanimously rejected a proposal by the country's Energy Secretary, Rick Perry, which essentially sought to subsidise coal and nuclear energy.
December 7th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has this week rejected a proposal filed earlier this year by PHM Interconnection seeking permission to restrict energy efficiency resources from entering the wholesale market, a move which has been praised by energy efficiency proponents.
November 8th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A diverse group of a dozen US energy industry associations which represent the oil, natural gas, wind, solar, efficiency, and other technologies, have come together to urge the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to reject the Department of Energy's proposal to subsidise the coal and nuclear energy industries, claiming that such a proposal is unsupported by record and would throw a costly wrench into the nation's electricity markets.
October 24th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Opposition continues to grow and solidify against US Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry's plan to prop up the country's coal and nuclear industries by subsidizing their supposed contribution to grid resiliency, with a diverse group of 12 energy industry associations and a large group of manufacturers calling on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to ditch the plan.
October 3rd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
US Energy Secretary Rick Perry has turned to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in an effort to revitalize the country's coal and nuclear industries by essentially subsidizing their sectors based on a misguided belief that their technologies are the only way to bring stability to the country's electricity grid.
June 20th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Two months after newly-minted US Energy Secretary Rick Perry sought answers about the reliability and market rules of the US electricity grid, a new report by Analysis Group has concluded that there is simply no evidence that the changing mix of the United States' electricity sector will affect system reliability.
May 17th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A group of four national business groups representing US renewable energy interests submitted materials to the US Energy Secretary Rick Perry in an attempt to inform him of the importance and value of renewable energy sources and their contribution to protecting electricity reliability.
July 14th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
New figures from the Advanced Energy Economy Institute has shown that the advanced energy industry is responsible for over 140,000 [&hellip
June 29th, 2015 | by James Ayre
Backstop plans for states that don’t draft their own plans for compliance with the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power [&hellip
June 27th, 2015 | by James Ayre
The renewable energy and energy efficiency industries will grow over the coming years “strictly on the basis of cost,” rather [&hellip
April 21st, 2014 | by AWEA
Originally published on Into the Wind. By Peebles Squire It’s official: Ohioans are big fans of clean energy, according to [&hellip
February 15th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
The State of the Union (SOTU) address is obviously a pretty big deal. Tina wrote up a great piece for [&hellip
September 13th, 2012 | by Adam Johnston
Hanwha Solar has recently reached a partnership with nationally recognized wholesale solar distributor AEE Solar. Announced at the Solar [&hellip
April 20th, 2012 | by Andrew
There's a growing supply of relatively high-paying energy efficiency, green collar and renewable energy jobs and careers in a diverse, growing green energy sector, according to an AEE survey. Driving hiring is a dwindling supply of US energy professionals.
January 30th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
The Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) and American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) have announced “a partnership to explore how renewable energy can help the [&hellip