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NY: Renewable Energy Projects Coming to Upstate N.Y., Creating Jobs

March 18, 2020

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled the details of the awards for 21 large-scale solar, wind, and energy storage projects across upstate New York. more >>


WI: Wisconsin's Second-Largest Solar Farm Planned In Kenosha County

February 28, 2020

A massive solar farm is being planned in western Kenosha County that developers say could produce enough renewable energy to power 55,000 homes per... more >>


WA: Port of Bellingham Welcomes Silfab Expansion, New Clean Tech Jobs

February 20, 2020

Silfab Solar, North America’s leading solar manufacturer, has committed to expanding its current operations on the Bellingham waterfront. more >>


OK: Southern Power Launches 100-Megawatt Wind Project in Ouachita Mtns.

February 14, 2020

Southern Power announced that its 100-megawatt Wildhorse Mountain Wind Facility in the Ouachita Mountains in Pushmataha County, Okla., is operational. more >>


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AWEA says U.S. Offshore Wind Positioned for Massive Growth

March 16, 2020

The U.S. offshore wind industry is set to deliver significant economic benefits over the next decade, says a new report by the American Wind Energy... more >>


Amazon Commits to New Global Renewable Energy Projects

March 16, 2020

Amazon’s latest sustainability venture includes solar and wind installations in the U.S., Europe, and Australia, reports Chain Store Age. more >>


Report: U.S. Undersea Offshore Wind Cable Market Could Hit $8 Billion

March 9, 2020

A new report by SubCableWorld suggests that the undersea offshore wind cable market could hit $8 billion by 2030. more >>


RI: Orsted Opens U.S. Innovation Hub in Providence to Boost Offshore Wind

March 9, 2020

Offshore wind developer Orsted is opening a hub in Providence, R.I., that it hopes will help accelerate the takeoff of the industry in the U.S. 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

blank Case study | April 30, 2018
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>>