Press Releases

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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June 21, 2017

New Report: Rolling Back Clean Power Plan Would Derail Opportunity to Create 19,460 New Jobs in Pennsylvania and $1.75 Billion in Economic Growth by 2030

Rolling back the Clean Power Plan means Pennsylvania's economy could lose out on an opportunity to create 19,460 jobs and grow the state's gross domestic product (GDP) by $1.75 billion by 2030

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June 21, 2017

New Report: Rolling Back Clean Power Plan Would Derail Opportunity to Create 5,600 New Jobs in Colorado and $400 Million in Economic Growth by 2030

Rolling back the Clean Power Plan means Colorado's economy could lose out on an opportunity to create 5,600 new jobs and grow the state's gross domestic product (GDP) by $400 million by 2030

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June 19, 2017

New E2 Analysis: 519,000 Clean Energy Jobs in California; $45 Billion Invested in Clean Energy and Climate Projects Statewide

Top 10 Counties for Clean Energy Jobs: Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange, Santa Clara, Sacramento, Alameda, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Francisco, Contra Costa

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June 1, 2017

Withdrawing from Paris Agreement Hurts American Workers, Businesses

“President Trump is ceding American leadership and sending a message to clean energy investors to look elsewhere for opportunities,” said E2’s Bob Keefe. “It will inflict real financial pain on millions of American workers who earn their paychecks every day in the clean energy and clean transportation sectors.”

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May 30, 2017

Hundreds Of Business Leaders, Others Implore President Trump Not To Break U.S. Promise On Paris Agreement

E2 Members: Withdrawing From Paris Agreement Could Take Opportunities Away From American Companies

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