Beth Soholt testifies in support of the Macro Grid Initiative before the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis

Macro Grid in the Congressional Limelight

By: Tracy Warren August 3, 2020 “The pursuit and achievement of a Macro Grid – an interregionally connected backbone for the nation’s transmission grid – is essential for the United States to achieve its climate goals and ‘charge up’ the economy.” This was the message that Beth Soholt, the Executive Director of the Clean Grid…

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1T 2030

New ACORE Analysis Reflects on U.S. Renewable Energy and Energy Storage Finance Amid COVID-19

By: Lesley Hunter and Maheen Ahmad July 14, 2020 As the renewable sector faces the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, ACORE’s new analysis, Expectations for Renewable Energy Finance in 2020-2023, collates industry perspectives on the near-term environment for renewable finance and assesses progress on ACORE’s $1T 2030 campaign. ACORE launched the $1T 2030 campaign in…

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Mona Dajani Blog

Making Sure Renewable Energy is in Your Business Plan for the Economic Recovery

By: Mona Dajani, Partner and Global Head of Energy and Infrastructure, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP July 1, 2020   While stay-at-home orders, travel restrictions and global supply chain constraints have led to renewable energy project delays, and challenges securing financing and monetizing federal tax credits, there’s consensus among industry observers that renewable energy needs…

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Greg Wetstone testifies before Congress

ACORE CEO Greg Wetstone Testifies Before Congress, Highlights Sobering Toll of COVID-19 on Renewable Energy Jobs and Calls for Immediate Action

By: Daniel Wolf June 25, 2020 Last week, the Energy Subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing entitled, “Reviving our Economy: COVID-19’s Impact on the Energy Sector.” Witnesses included Ernest Moniz, former Secretary of Energy and current Energy Futures Initiative President and CEO; Rich Powell, ClearPath Executive Director; and our…

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