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Revoking California Auto Emissions Waiver Hurts Consumers, Businesses, U.S. Competitiveness

The Trump administration today formally announced it will seek to revoke California and other states’ rights to set auto emission standards more stringent than federal standards,... (Read More)

REPORT: Energy Efficiency Leads U.S. Energy Sector Job Growth

Energy efficiency is the fastest-growing segment of U.S. energy-sector employment, now employing more than 2.3 million Americans, according to a new analysis from E4TheFuture and the... (Read More)

Colo. Clean Energy Jobs Grow 5%, State Ranks Among Top 10 in 3 Cleantech Sectors – REPORT

Nearly 60,000 Coloradans now work in clean energy after industries added 2,700 jobs in 2018 for a nearly five percent growth rate, far outpacing statewide (2.4%)... (Read More)

House Protects Coastal Economies From Threat of Offshore Oil Drilling

The U.S. House of Representatives passed HR 1941 and HR 205, which would permanently protect coastal economies along Florida’s Gulf Coast and the Atlantic and Pacific... (Read More)

Trump Lightbulb Rollback Will Cost Consumers, Businesses Billions

The Department of Energy announced it will proceed with rolling back energy-saving standards for everyday light bulbs. DOE’s decision to exclude certain types of bulbs from... (Read More)

California Home to 1 out of 7 U.S. Clean Energy Jobs – REPORT

More than 512,000 Californians worked in clean energy in 2018, accounting for one out of every seven clean energy jobs nationwide according to a new analysis... (Read More)

E2, Clean Energy Leadership Institute Partner to Help Develop Next Generation of Clean Energy Leaders

Today, E2 and the Clean Energy Leadership Institute (CELI) announced a new partnership designed to help develop the next generation of clean energy industry leaders and... (Read More)

California-Automaker Fuel Economy Deal a Win for Innovation, Consumers

The agreement could see average car fuel economy increase to about 51 miles per gallon by 2025, delivering a setback to the Trump administration’s attempt to... (Read More)

“Bold” Plan for 100% Clean Energy Advances U.S. Economic Future

“This is an important time for the future of America’s burgeoning clean energy economy. Policymakers can either recognize clean energy’s vast economic potential and what it... (Read More)

Report: 110,000+ Clean Energy Jobs Across North Carolina

More than 110,000 North Carolinians now work in clean energy after 3,700 jobs were created in the state in 2018, according to a new analysis of... (Read More)

Oregon Lawmakers Fail Workers, Economy Statewide by Killing Clean Energy Jobs Bill

Despite the bill having strong legislative support throughout the session, for the third year in a row the state missed a key opportunity to seize America’s... (Read More)

Trump CPP Replacement Will Escalate Economic Costs of Climate Change

Trumps’ plan, finalized today by the Environmental Protection Agency, sets back the U.S.’ ability to significantly reduce carbon emissions and meet the goals necessary to fight... (Read More)