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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)

California Advances Clean Energy Economy – 100% by 2045

 Statement from E2 Advocate Andy Wunder and Paired Power Inc. CCO Mark Bauhaus San Francisco, CA (September 10, 2018) – Today, California Governor Jerry Brown signed... (Read More)

REPORT: Energy Efficiency Employs 2.25 Million Americans

Top 10 States: Calif., Texas, N.Y., Fla., Ill., Mass., Mich., N.C., Ohio, Va. Energy efficiency jobs grew 3% in 2017 17 states have more than 50,000... (Read More)

REPORT: Avg Offshore Wind Farm Would Create 5,000 Jobs Each in 5 Atlantic Coast States, Add $3.6 Billion to Economy

A 352 MW Offshore Wind Farm would produce on average 4,800 jobs in New York, New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina For every $1... (Read More)

Trump’s Proposal to Replace Clean Power Plan Betrays Clean Energy Jobs, Hurts Businesses and Workers

WASHINGTON, DC (August 21, 2018) –The Trump administration’s proposal to replace the Clean Power Plan will undercut the rapid growth in clean energy jobs across the... (Read More)