Press Releases

October 12, 2017

Report: More than 31,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Nevada

Top 5 Counties: Clark, Washoe, Carson City, Elko, Douglas; 9.5 Percent Statewide Growth Rate; Authors Available to Discuss Report with Media at National Clean Energy Summit

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October 9, 2017

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S CLEAN POWER PLAN REPEAL WILL HURT AMERICAN BUSINESSES, WORKERS, FAMILIES

“Rolling back the Clean Power Plan will roll right over the 3 million Americans who now work in solar, wind, energy efficiency and other sectors, and damage our ability to compete with the rest of the world," said E2's Bob Keefe.

September 22, 2017

Report: More than 66,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Colorado

Top 10 Counties: Denver, Arapahoe, Jefferson, Adams, Douglas, Boulder, Larimer, Weld, El Paso, Mesa; 6 Percent Statewide Growth Rate in Clean Energy Jobs

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September 7, 2017

New Report: Nearly 600,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Midwest

The number of people now working in clean energy industries throughout the Midwest is 599,775, a 5-percent increase since 2015, according to an analysis released today by Clean Energy Trust and E2.

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August 31, 2017

Labor Day Report: Nearly 70,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Pennsylvania

Top 10 Counties: Allegheny, Philadelphia, Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lancaster, Lehigh, Luzerne, Westmoreland, York; 6 Percent Statewide Growth Rate

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July 14, 2017

Nearly 200 California business leaders say lawmakers should pass cap-and-trade – Now

Nearly 200 California business leaders and investors wrote to California lawmakers urging them to pass legislation extending the state's landmark cap-and-trade program

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July 11, 2017

Cap-and-trade legislation provides market certainty; strengthens California’s clean energy economy

The legislation to extend California's cap-and-trade program announced today by state leaders provides the much-needed certainty to California's clean energy businesses and investors and the nearly 520,00 Californians they employ

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July 11, 2017

E2: Gov. Hickenlooper’s leadership on climate is good for state’s clean energy economy, workers

Thanks to Governor Hickenlooper's leadership, Colorado now has the framework to meet the Paris climate goals and keep the state's clean energy economy growing

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June 21, 2017

New Report: Rolling Back Clean Power Plan Would Derail Opportunity to Create 560,000 New Jobs and $52 Billion in Economic Growth by 2030

Rolling back the Clean Power Plan would cost the U.S. economy the opportunity to add up to 560,000 jobs and $52 billion in gross domestic product (GDP) by 2030

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June 21, 2017

New Report: Rolling Back Clean Power Plan Would Derail Opportunity to Create Thousands of Jobs and Add Billions in Economic Growth by 2030 in the Midwest

Rolling back the Clean Power Plan would cost the U.S. economy the opportunity to add up to 560,000 jobs and $52 billion in gross domestic product (GDP) by 2030, including major job and economic impacts for Midwestern states

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