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Renewable Power Perspectives Q&A with Kristal Hansley, Founder & CEO of WeSolar, Inc.

By Constance Thompson August 27, 2021 The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) is pleased to share the first installment in our “Accelerating Renewables ” blog series. Each installment will feature industry leaders and topics related to accelerating an equitable and just transition to a renewable energy economy. In recognition of National Black Business Month,…

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ACORE Finance Forum Looks Ahead to Post-COVID Renewable Energy Transaction Landscape

By Maheen Ahmad and Blake McCarren July 1, 2021 As the new administration launches ambitious plans to confront the climate crisis, corporate sustainability efforts are surging to scale up investment in our clean energy future. In this exciting moment for the renewable energy sector, the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) proudly hosted the ACORE…

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The Opportunity for SEC Regulation of Climate Disclosures

By: Lesley Hunter June 28, 2021 Corporate risk exposure to climate change is becoming ever more central to companies’ bottom lines. As a result, investors, governments and the public increasingly expect information from companies on climate risks, strategies and scenario planning. To help mitigate long-term risks, companies are adopting aggressive sustainability targets and considering environmental,…

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New ACORE Report Assesses Growing Confidence for Renewable Energy Finance in the Aftermath of the Pandemic

By: Maheen Ahmad and Lesley Hunter June 17, 2021 ACORE’s recently released report, Expectations for Renewable Energy Finance in 2021-2024, finds that confidence in the renewable energy and energy storage sectors is at an all-time high.  With the economy starting to emerge from the COVID pandemic, the report assesses progress on ACORE’s $1T 2030 campaign…