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2018 In the News

Access to Clean Energy is Already in the Palm of Your Hand

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September

Access to Clean Energy is Already in the Palm of Your Hand

By Todd Meyers The Daily Caller   During National Clean Energy Week, much of the focus will be on how to increase the supply of renewable energy from sources like wind and solar. Some will use the week to advocate for subsidies for politically favored industries. The first step, however, should be to look to the […]

Conservative principles are not incompatible with climate concerns

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September

Conservative principles are not incompatible with climate concerns

By Danielle Butcher The Hill   Economic and national security issues have long been understood as pillars of the conservative ideology. To the dismay of those across the aisle, this focus occasionally makes it difficult to engage in productive conversations that lean toward the social side of policy — but it doesn’t have to be […]

Commentary: Maryland’s clean energy industry has made great strides

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September

Commentary: Maryland’s clean energy industry has made great strides

By I. Katherine Magruder, Liz Burdock and David Murray  Maryland Reporter   National Clean Energy Week, happening now, provides a good opportunity to shine a light on our state’s significant achievements. The growth of Maryland’s clean energy sector is creating well-paying job opportunities, increasing the resiliency of our grid and facilitating rate stability – and […]

A Better Method for the Federal Government to Support Puerto Rican Recovery and Resiliency

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September

A Better Method for the Federal Government to Support Puerto Rican Recovery and Resiliency

By Thomas King RealClear Energy   This is National Clean Energy Week and one year from the tragedy of Hurricane Maria whose destructive effects are still in plain view. This is the perfect time to address smart policy that can accelerate Puerto Rico’s recovery while replacing dirty, aging, and expensive oil-fired power plants with sustainable and […]

Wisconsin Conservative Energy Forum: Lt. Gov. Kleefisch to headline clean energy conference

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September

Wisconsin Conservative Energy Forum: Lt. Gov. Kleefisch to headline clean energy conference

WisPolitics Contact: Scott Coenen 608-210-3401 scoenen@wiscef.org   MADISON, Wis. (September 24, 2018) – The Wisconsin Conservative Energy Forum (WisCEF), a non-profit organization dedicated to educating policymakers and the public on the economic benefits of renewable energy and promoting conservative energy solutions, is hosting an Advancing Wisconsin’s Clean Energy Economy Conference on Thursday, September 27, at […]

Cutting Red Tape and Opening the Market to New Energy Resources

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September

Cutting Red Tape and Opening the Market to New Energy Resources

by Charles Hernick Inside Sources   The future is here — if we clear the way for it. That message is loud and clear during National Clean Energy Week, taking place in Washington and with events around the country. Right now, groundbreaking advancements in energy technology have opened the door to new solutions for our nation’s […]

Kelly Ayotte: Push for clean energy begins in New Hampshire

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September

Kelly Ayotte: Push for clean energy begins in New Hampshire

By KELLY AYOTTE Concord Monitor Across the country, elected leaders at every level of government are preparing for critically important elections in November that will set our state and nation on a path toward addressing the challenges facing America. It’s now incumbent upon officials of both parties to talk about their experience and outline a […]

Elevating Clean Energy Policy and Advocacy During Midterm Elections

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August

Elevating Clean Energy Policy and Advocacy During Midterm Elections

Morning Consult By Charles Hernick, Lisa Jacobson & Dylan Reed   Across the country, politicians at every level of government are shifting into high gear in anticipation of the high-stakes midterm elections in November. As political prognosticators continue to hypothesize on potential outcomes, it’s easy to lose sight of key issues and commonsense solutions that […]

Clean Energy Is Growing the Economy and Driving Down Emissions

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February

Clean Energy Is Growing the Economy and Driving Down Emissions

The Hill By Charles Hernick and Lisa Jacobson The economic expansion since 2009 is historic not just for its duration, but for the role that America’s energy sector has played in creating jobs and reducing carbon emissions. Over the past 12 months this trend has solidified and brought our domestic energy sector to its cleanest […]

2017 In the News

The Daily Caller: Clean Energy Week Marks Turning Point In National Energy Discussion

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October

The Daily Caller: Clean Energy Week Marks Turning Point In National Energy Discussion

Washington, D.C. — In case you missed it, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions Senior Advisor and former U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte penned an op-ed for The Daily Caller on National Clean Energy Week’s role in promoting bipartisanship in the national debate about clean energy solutions. Below is a compilation of relevant excerpts from the full […]

Millennial Clean Energy Advocates Co-Author NCEW Op-ed Featured on Red Alert Politics

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September

Millennial Clean Energy Advocates Co-Author NCEW Op-ed Featured on Red Alert Politics

In celebration of National Clean Energy Week (NCEW), The American Conservation Coalition’s Benji Backer and DEPLOY/US’ Catrina Rorke teamed up to pen an op-ed that was featured in Red Alert Politics. The piece, “National Clean Energy Week: How young conservatives are leading the fight,” addresses the nationwide effort to promote clean energy solutions from the perspective […]

** What They Are Saying **

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September

** What They Are Saying **

National Clean Energy Week is successfully bringing together bipartisan state and federal elected leaders, Trump Administration officials, national energy advocates and media pundits to collaborate and exchange ideas in support of clean energy development. Together we striving to maximize our energy potential to achieve America’s economic, environmental and national security goals in the 21st century. […]

Letter To The Editor: Clean energy makes sense

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September

Letter To The Editor: Clean energy makes sense

By Teresa Welch Corvallis Gazette-Times 9/25/17   Sept. 25-29 is National Clean Energy Week. The timing couldn’t be better, as the Corvallis City Council is working to establish an advisory board to implement the city’s Climate Action Plan. By 2050, the plan aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 75 percent below 1990 levels. Accelerating […]

The Hill: National Clean Energy Week marks a turning point for America’s energy future

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September

The Hill: National Clean Energy Week marks a turning point for America’s energy future

Washington, D.C. — In case you missed it, National Clean Energy Week (NCEW) Steering Committee members Charles Hernick, Lisa Jacobson, and Dylan Reed penned an op-ed that ran in The Hill on the importance of increased collaboration between energy leaders and the government in advancing clean energy solutions. National Clean Energy Week marks a turning […]

Our recent National Clean Energy Week (NCEW) announcement

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August

Our recent National Clean Energy Week (NCEW) announcement

Our recent National Clean Energy Week (NCEW) announcement sparked widespread praise and recognition from energy reporters and industry associations across America. NCEW will drive discussion about how clean energy research and development can diversify the national electrical grid, grow the economy and strengthen our national security– all while protecting the quality and sustainability of our […]

WTAS: National Clean Energy Week 2017

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August

WTAS: National Clean Energy Week 2017

Energy reporters and clean energy industry associations echo widespread praise and recognition of National Clean Energy Week. Here’s What They Are Saying… Media Outlets: Axios: “An unusually broad and diverse coalition of 10 clean-energy associations are organizing a lobbying and advertising push next month to highlight how the industry is creating jobs and providing reliable electricity, […]

Axios Scoops National Clean Energy Week Announcement

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August

Axios Scoops National Clean Energy Week Announcement

On August 18th came the first public announcement that National Clean Energy Week will take place from September 25th through 29th. News of the announcement received widespread recognition. Axios’ Amy Harder had the scoop: “An unusually broad and diverse coalition of 10 clean-energy associations are organizing a lobbying and advertising push next month to highlight […]