Press Releases

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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May 23, 2017

Short-Sighted Budget Proposal Threatens Clean Energy Jobs, American Competitiveness

“President Trump had the chance to aggressively pursue a jobs agenda by funding R&D in energy efficiency, clean energy, advanced transportation and other innovative sectors,” said E2’s Bob Keefe. “Instead, this budget essentially eliminates funding for these programs and would seriously undercut our global leadership in increasingly competitive industries.

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May 18, 2017

Colorado businesses cheer re-up of energy efficiency legislation

Colorado employers large and small celebrated the 10-year renewal of Colorado's energy efficiency legislation, which passed the House and Senate with bipartisan support and is scheduled to be signed today by Governor John Hickenlooper

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May 10, 2017

New E2 Analysis: Clean Energy Industry is Growing Oregon’s Economy, Creating Jobs in Each of the State’s 30 Senate Districts

Each of Oregon’s 30 senate districts is reaping economic benefits from a fast-growing clean energy sector that is creating good jobs across diverse industries, according to a first-of-its kind analysis unveiled today by E2’s Pacific Northwest chapter.

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