ACORE Statement on FERC’s Actions on Interconnection and Reliability

June 16, 2022 ACORE Statement on FERC’s Actions on Interconnection and Reliability WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)’s initiation of several important proceedings today, American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)’s President and CEO Gregory Wetstone issued the following statement:“ACORE applauds the Commission for taking critical steps to improve the transmission…

How the Commerce Inquiry and Other Headwinds Have Undermined High Expectations for Renewable Energy Finance

June 7, 2022 How the Commerce Inquiry and Other Headwinds Have Undermined High Expectations for Renewable Energy Finance ACORE Releases New Survey of Leading Financial Institutions and Developers and $1T 2030 Campaign Progress Report NEW YORK, NY – Despite growing momentum for the energy transition, several headwinds have emerged that could impede the rate of…

ACORE Wins DOE’s Inclusive Energy Innovation Prize

May 24, 2022 ACORE Wins DOE’s Inclusive Energy Innovation Prize WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Energy (DOE) has selected the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) as a winner of the Inclusive Energy Innovation Prize, a “first-of-its-kind competition designed to support entrepreneurship and innovation in communities historically underserved in federal climate and energy technology funding.”…

ACORE Applauds President Biden’s Renomination of FERC Chair Richard Glick

May 20, 2022 ACORE Applauds President Biden’s Renomination of FERC Chair Richard Glick Statement from Gregory Wetstone, ACORE President & CEO:  “Richard Glick has been exceptionally effective as Chair of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and we are thrilled to see him renominated. He has an in-depth understanding of the regulatory barriers facing the transition…

ACORE Calls on Commerce to End Circumvention Inquiry Based on Misinterpreted Research

May 18, 2022 ACORE Calls on Commerce to End Circumvention Inquiry Based on Misinterpreted Research WASHINGTON, D.C. – In light of recent revelations that prove the Auxin Solar petition that began the Commerce Department’s tariff inquiry was predicated on a misinterpretation of data from BloombergNEF, the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) is calling on…

ACORE to Sec. Raimondo: Conclude the Inquiry Promptly With a Final Negative Determination

May 5, 2022 ACORE to Sec. Raimondo: Conclude the Inquiry Promptly With a Final Negative Determination WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) formally submitted comments today expressing multiple concerns with the Department of Commerce’s initiation of a circumvention inquiry on solar imports. “As a result of the immense cost uncertainty unleashed…

Letter from 20+ Senators Urging President Biden Make an Expedited Preliminary Determination in Commerce Inquiry

May 2, 2022 Letter from 20+ Senators Urging President Biden Make an Expedited Preliminary Determination in Commerce Inquiry Statement from Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE): “We applaud the 22 senators on this letter for speaking out on behalf of the American solar industry and everyone impacted by…