Press Releases

June 14, 2018

Report: 57,500+ Coloradans Now Work in Clean Energy

“Clean jobs count in Colorado,” said Gov. John Hickenlooper, who was on hand for the release of the new report at an E2 Rocky Mountains Chapter event in Denver. “Forging a cleaner, more efficient energy system here in Colorado isn’t just about our environment, it’s about our economy. And it’s no longer just a vision, it’s a reality.”

June 13, 2018

E2: Farm Bill Soil Health Provisions Will Help Farmers, Environment

The Senate Agriculture Committee today passed its version of a 2018 Farm Bill, including first-of-their kind soil health provisions designed to improve agricultural practices and also help address climate change.

May 24, 2018

New Map Details Ohio’s Clean Energy Economy

Online map shows clean energy sites, energy efficiency contractors, renewable energy installers and electric vehicle charging stations

May 16, 2018

US Clean Energy Jobs Grow to 3.2 Million

Top 10 States: Calif, Texas., Fla., N.Y., Mich., Ill., Mass., Ohio., N.C., Va.

May 10, 2018

Rural Economies Driven by Clean Energy – E2 Report

Clean energy employment represents a bright spot in rural communities that have otherwise lost population and jobs

May 8, 2018

E2 Launches Campaign for Clean Energy, Jobs

The campaign, Clean Jobs Count, will unite business leaders, investors, and workers across the country to call on federal and state lawmakers to stand up to attempts to roll back renewable energy and energy efficiency policies and to amplify the economic benefits of clean energy in their communities.

May 8, 2018

E2 & 1 Hotels Announce Second Year of Fellowship Program For Emerging Entrepreneurs

1 Hotels and E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) announced today that applications for the 2018-2019 1 Hotels Fellowship at E2 are now being accepted through July 9, 2018.

May 3, 2018

Map Shows Where Illinois’ Clean Energy Economy is Growing

Online map shows clean energy sites, energy efficiency contractors, renewable energy installers and electric vehicle charging stations

April 3, 2018

Mapping clean energy projects across Michigan

E2 unveiled three interactive clean energy maps that pinpoint clean energy and energy efficiency sites, businesses and areas with high-potential for development across Michigan. The maps highlight significant expansion of Michigan’s clean energy sector throughout the state and its potential for growth.

April 2, 2018

Weakening CAFE Targets Would Be a Blow to US Businesses, Workers

With the Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) moving to weaken emissions and fuel economy standards for cars and light trucks, E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) Executive Director Bob Keefe and E2 member RJ Harrington released comments today saying the decision would be a mistake—pointing to the industry’s growth in jobs, global competitiveness, and innovation since the rules were first introduced in 2012.