December 10, 2019
The Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) has published a new report on bringing solar to under-resourced communities. The report, Solar with Justice: Strategies for Powering Up Under-Resourced Communities and Growing an Inclusive Solar Economy[resource-library/resource/solar-with-justice] was produced in partnership with the Jackson State University Department of Urban & Regional Planning, the Partnership for Southern Equity, PaulosAnalysis, the University of Michigan School for Environment & Sustainability, The Nathan Cummings Foundation, and The Solutions Project. More than 90 policymakers, community group leaders, solar experts, and energy equity advocates were interviewed as part of the research for the report.
November 20, 2019
October 3, 2019
Clean Energy States Alliance Launches Major Initiative to Advance Solar in Under-Resourced Communities
US Department of Energy Funds CESA’s Efforts to Scale Up Solar for Low-and Moderate-Income Households
August 26, 2019
This is a guest blog post by Joseph L. Fiordaliso, President, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU), the state agency responsible for regulating our critical utilities—natural gas, electricity, water, telecommunications, and cable—to ensure safe, reliable service at reasonable rates.
July 10, 2019
With the passage of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act[https://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/bills/2019/s6599] (CCPA), New York further cements itself as a leader in clean energy.
July 2, 2019
In June 2019, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities awarded the state’s first-ever offshore wind contract to Ørsted for a 1100 MW project. This is the single largest offshore wind award in the country. The project is expected to generate $1.7 billion in economic benefits to the state, including the creation of 15,000 jobs. This is a significant step towards meeting New Jersey’s goal of 3500 MW of offshore wind by 2030 and achieving 100% clean energy by 2050. Read more here[https://www.bpu.state.nj.us/bpu/newsroom/2019/approved/20190621.html].
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