Post Tagged with: "Advanced Energy Economy"

AEE ranks gubernatorial candidates based on advanced energy policies in nine key states

AEE ranks gubernatorial candidates based on advanced energy policies in nine key states

October 17, 2018 at 9:11 am Comments are Disabled

National business group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) launched online scorecards to show where candidates for governor stand on a range of advanced energy policy priorities in nine key states. AEE will update candidates’ policy stands based on public statements and policy platforms adopted by Republican and Democratic nominees leading upRead More

Five ways to modernize the U.S. electric power grid via Advanced Energy Economy

Five ways to modernize the U.S. electric power grid via Advanced Energy Economy

August 6, 2018 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) and Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions Forum (CRES Forum) released a policy paper outlining five recommendations to modernize the U.S. electric power grid. By unleashing advanced energy investment, encouraging innovation in the electricity sector, and providing more affordable energy options for all consumers, there are opportunitiesRead More

Report finds no evidence that a change in power mix hurts grid reliability

Report finds no evidence that a change in power mix hurts grid reliability

June 21, 2017 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

A new report by Analysis Group answers questions asked two months ago by Energy Secretary Rick Perry about the reliability and market rules of the U.S. electric power grid. Analysis Group finds it is market forces – primarily low-cost natural gas and flat demand for electricity – that are causingRead More

Putting advanced energy economic impact in perspective — equal to pharmaceuticals, consumer electronics

Putting advanced energy economic impact in perspective — equal to pharmaceuticals, consumer electronics

March 7, 2017 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

National business group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) released the latest industry data that shows advanced energy is a $200 billion industry in the United States and $1.4 trillion worldwide. To put this in perspective, U.S. advanced energy revenue for 2016 is nearly double beer sales, equal to domestic pharmaceutical manufacturing,Read More

Advanced Energy Economy adds six top energy execs to board of directors

Advanced Energy Economy adds six top energy execs to board of directors

January 4, 2017 at 10:10 am Comments are Disabled

A few big-time energy executives, including some from the solar industry, have joined the Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) board of directors to support the national business group’s efforts to accelerate the growth of secure, clean, affordable energy in the United States. Drum roll, please… • Roger Flanagan, Managing Director, LockheedRead More

AEE to testify against solar-unfriendly Ohio energy bills

AEE to testify against solar-unfriendly Ohio energy bills

November 29, 2016 at 12:13 pm 1 comment

Speaking as an Ohioian, Ohio’s energy decision-making is terrible, and its about to get worse according to national business group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE). The group is even testifying before the Ohio State Senate Energy Committee today and then the House Public Utilities Committee tomorrow to oppose the two billsRead More

Election postmortem: Lots of solar industry worry, but also reasons for hope

Election postmortem: Lots of solar industry worry, but also reasons for hope

November 10, 2016 at 12:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Well, that was a fun year of not having to worry about the future prospects of the solar industry. Electing a climate change denier with zero knowledge about energy, one who made countless calls to make fossil fuels great again, to be president makes the (continued) extension of the ITCRead More

AEE leads discussions on improving energy efficiency in Illinois

AEE leads discussions on improving energy efficiency in Illinois

October 13, 2016 at 9:35 am 1 comment

Advanced Energy Economy Instituteis meeting with utility, advanced energy, and thought leaders in Illinois (and Chicago, specifically) to discuss the status and barriers of the industrial energy efficiency sector. Increased communication with industrial users was a common theme echoed by many throughout the discussion. The industrial sector is the largestRead More

What impact will reducing carbon emissions have on Virginia?

What impact will reducing carbon emissions have on Virginia?

June 30, 2016 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Va. Governor Terry McAuliffe made a bold move this week, signing an executive order to establish a new process to reduce the state’s carbon emissions. “A carbon reduction strategy focused on modernizing Virginia’s energy system with advanced energy solutions can boost Virginia’s economy in both the near and long term,” saidRead More

ITC extension: Solar industry reacts (celebrates)

ITC extension: Solar industry reacts (celebrates)

December 21, 2015 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

It is Monday, and the solar industry is nursing a hangover after a weekend spent celebrating the extension of the Investment Tax Credits (ITC). Funny how quickly the mood changed regarding this possibility. Only a month ago we started asking readers for their wild predictions for 2016, and not manyRead More