ACORE Statement on the Biden Administration’s Federal Sustainability Executive Order

December 9, 2021 ACORE Statement on the Biden Administration’s Federal Sustainability Executive Order WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Biden signed an executive order on Wednesday that directs the federal government to achieve 100% carbon-free electricity by 2030 and net-zero emissions by 2050. Following is a statement from Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council…

ACORE Congratulates Willie Phillips on Senate Confirmation to FERC

November 16, 2021 ACORE Congratulates Willie Phillips on Senate Confirmation to FERC Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy: “ACORE congratulates Willie Phillips on his unanimous confirmation to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Mr. Phillips is highly qualified, with a deep legal understanding of the issues at…

ACORE Statement on House Action on the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal and Rule for the Build Back Better Act

November 6, 2021 ACORE Statement on House Action on the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal and Rule for the Build Back Better Act Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy: “Tonight’s House action on the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and the rule for the Build Back Better Act…

50 Organizations Call for Inclusion of a Transmission ITC in Budget Reconciliation Package

August 11, 2021 50 Organizations Call for Inclusion of a Transmission ITC in Budget Reconciliation Package   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Fifty diverse stakeholders, including environmental organizations, electric utilities, renewable energy companies, transmission developers, business associations, labor unions, and clean energy trade associations wrote to the House Ways and Means Committee today requesting the inclusion of…

186 Lawmakers Urge the Prioritization of Clean Energy Tax Policy in the Upcoming Infrastructure Package

August 10, 2021 186 Lawmakers Urge the Prioritization of Clean Energy Tax Policy in the Upcoming Infrastructure Package   WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a letter delivered today to House leadership, 186 lawmakers urged the inclusion of a stable, predictable, and long-term clean energy, energy efficiency, and clean transportation tax platform in the infrastructure package this…