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IN: Gov. Holcomb to Break Ground on Biorefinery Expansion in Alexandria

October 16, 2020

Indiana Gov. Eric J. Holcomb joined local officials and executives of POET to break ground on a significant expansion to the company's biorefinery in... more >>


FL: 3 Locations Selected for Site Readiness Program to Attract Jobs, Econ Development

October 15, 2020

Three Florida properties have been selected to participate in Duke Energy’s Site Readiness Program. more >>


KS: 'Grain Belt Express' Energy Line Could Create 968 Jobs, $8B Investment

October 2, 2020

New 800-mile Grain Belt Express electric transmission line will carry low-cost, Kansas wind energy to consumers across the Midwest. more >>


VA: Offshore Wind Industry Could Create 5,200 Jobs for Virginia, Study Finds

October 2, 2020

The offshore wind industry could create up to 5,200 jobs in Virginia and an estimated $740 million in economic activity during the next several years. more >>


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Google Targets Carbon-Free Power For Data Centers by 2030

September 21, 2020

By the start of the next decade Google wants to make sure all the electricity it uses for its data centers and offices will be truly 100% carbon... more >>


AWEA to Merge with American Clean Power Association

September 8, 2020

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is planning to merge with a new organization called the American Clean Power Association (ACPA). more >>


Bipartisan Coalition of Mayors Urge Congress to Support Clean Energy

August 17, 2020

A bipartisan coalition of 64 mayors have sent a letter to Congress urging members to support clean energy. more >>


FL: Joint Study Examines Feasibility of Harnessing Wind Energy

August 3, 2020

Despite its location in the Southeast, a new study shows how Florida, with help from new technology, could harness wind energy, reports The Science... more >>


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NY: State to Create Training Institute for Wind Farm Workers

January 8, 2020

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said the state will spend $20 million to create a training institute for prospective employees of planned offshore wind... more >>


 

Case Studies

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The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

By: Jennifer Alten

Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


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Lubbock, Texas: A Hub City of Powerful Industries   

By: Michael Popke

Check out this appealing city in the northwest quadrant of TX, population of ~245,000 — local business leaders are pleased with its progress. More>>


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Michigan: The “Comeback State” is the Nation’s Go-to Place for Business   

By: Jennifer Alten

Discover why Wall Street recently ranked Michigan No. 1 for states that recovered most from the Great Recession. More>>


Idaho: The (Low) Cost of Doing Business Case study | July 19, 2011
Idaho: The (Low) Cost of Doing Business   

By: Juli Anne Patty

The list of reasons to bring your business to Idaho is long, but can be summed up with a simple equation: great location + low business costs =... More>>


White Papers

Ramping White Paper | October 1, 2019
Ramping Up Renewable Energy   

Renewable energy is increasing in use today in the United States and around the world. From 2007 to 2012, electricity from renewable sources such as... More>>


ACEEE White Paper | February 1, 2019
Reducing Energy Waste through Municipally Led Behavior Change Programs   

Municipal governments are increasingly using behavior change strategies to save energy in their communities. For this study the authors surveyed... More>>


White Paper | June 15, 2017
Utility Energy Efficiency Scorecard   

ACEEE's first Utility Energy Efficiency Scorecard ranks largest 51 electric utilities across the USA based on utility-sector efficiency programs . More>>


Articles

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Renewable and Cleaner Energy

By: Von Hatley

Whether you call it climate change, climate crisis or climate emergency, the facts are beyond dispute: Our earth is heating up, and it’s heating up...   More>>


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Shining the Light on Clean Industry Initiatives

By: Jennifer Alten

Whether it’s called clean, green or sustainable, clean industry initiatives abound. Businesses realize that sustainable translates into bottom-line...   More>>


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Delivering a Clean Energy Future

By: John Hensley

U.S. wind power will soon reach 100 gigawatts of installed and operational capacity, making wind power the third largest source of electric...   More>>


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Top Sites for Business Growth

By: Peter Francesconi

Every company has different needs when it comes to finding the perfect location—whether access to utilities and infrastructure is a priority, or...   More>>


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Manufacturing the Future in Michigan

By: Governor Gretchen Whitmer

As industries adapt, advanced manufacturing is playing a critical role in developing the solutions of the future. The automotive industry laid the...   More>>