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500+ Business Leaders, Others Implore New Congress To Address Economic Impacts of Climate Change

Signers have business interests in every state, region of the country WASHINGTON (January 8, 2019) – More than 500 business leaders, investors and other professionals signed... (Read More)

EPA Cripples Air Health Standards for Coal Industry

Statement from E2 Director of Advocacy Grant Carlisle WASHINGTON (December 28, 2018) – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is finalizing rulemaking that would help undermine the... (Read More)

Transportation Advocates Commend States’ Announcement to Develop Regional Program to Modernize Transportation and Reduce Vehicle Emissions

Governors of CT, DE, MA, MD, NJ, PA, RI, VA and VT, Mayor of Washington, D.C., Move Forward with Climate Policy for Transportation, After Year-long Process... (Read More)

Report: 55,000+ Oregonians Now Work in Clean Energy

Top 5 Counties: Multnomah, Washington, Clackamas, Marion, Lane All 36 counties have residents working in clean energy Oregon is home to 11,000 rural clean energy jobs... (Read More)

E2: Farm Bill Soil Health Provision Plants Important New Seed for Climate Action

Reaction from E2 Chair and Co-Founder Nicole Lederer WASHINGTON (December 12, 2018) – A new soil health pilot program that E2 and a coalition of agriculture... (Read More)

Rollback of Lead & Copper Rule Threaten MI Businesses, Jobs

Ensuring safe drinking water crucial to Michigan’s future economy LANSING (December 11, 2018) – Michigan water utilities and municipal officials today filed a lawsuit to roll... (Read More)

Colorado’s Air Quality Regulators Unanimously Adopt New Vehicle Emission Standards

Statement from E2 Rocky Mountains Advocate Susan Nedell WASHINGTON (November 16, 2018) – Today, Colorado’s Air Quality Control Commission (AQCC) voted unanimously to adopt the Low Emission... (Read More)

REPORT: 83,000 Washingtonians Work in Clean Energy

 Clean energy industry now bigger employer than Boeing, Microsoft, Amazon SEATTLE– (October 11, 2018) – Nearly 83,000 Washington state residents now work in clean energy, putting... (Read More)

RANKING: America’s Top 50 Cities for Clean Energy Jobs

1.8 million Americans work in clean energy in the Top 50 clean energy metros; representing 58% of country’s 3.2 million clean energy jobs 7 states are... (Read More)

New Methane Waste Rule a Lose-Lose for American Businesses, Workers

Statement from E2 Director of Advocacy Grant Carlisle WASHINGTON (September 19, 2018) – The Department of the Interior formally proposed its final rule on methane waste... (Read More)

$20,000 Awarded to 10 Emerging Clean Energy Leaders

Winning Fellows represented across U.S. in CA, OH, NC, IL, CO, and Mid-Atlantic States SAN FRANCISCO (September 12, 2018) – National business group E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs)... (Read More)

GCAS 2018: Clean Energy Policies Can Protect Climate While Creating Jobs, Economic Growth

Statements from E2 Executive Director, Clean Energy Business Leaders  San Francisco, CA – (September 11, 2018) – On Wednesday, world leaders, business representatives and others from around the globe will... (Read More)