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Aug 19, 2015, 14:00 ET
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California's New Energy and Climate Goals Will Create Jobs and Boost the Economy

 Advanced energy business leaders went to the California Capitol building today to express support for Gov. Brown's energy and climate goals...

Aug 03, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Statements From Advanced Energy Economy On EPA's Final Rule Under Section 111(d) Of The Clean Air Act (Clean Power Plan)

 Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), a national business association, issued the following statements from Malcolm Woolf, Senior Vice President for...

Jul 27, 2015, 00:02 ET
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Reducing Energy Waste is Least-Cost Option for Implementing Federal Clean Power Plan

 Reducing energy waste, using more renewable energy sources like solar and wind, cogeneration fueled by natural gas and, depending on long-term...

Jul 09, 2015, 08:00 ET
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New Report: Industry Will Respond to EPA's Clean Power Plan with Solutions that Ease Compliance, Reduce Cost

Market-based mechanisms likely to develop under EPA's proposed Clean Power Plan (CPP) will spark an industry response that makes available a wide...

Jun 25, 2015, 08:30 ET
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New Report: EPA's Clean Power Plan Will Not Cause a Significant Increase in Natural Gas Pipeline Needs

An analysis prepared by Advanced Energy Economy Institute using the models of Virginia-based ICF International, a leading authority on natural gas...

Jun 22, 2015, 11:58 ET
A new report by AEE Institute shows that renewable resources, like this residential solar energy system, and energy efficiency are a cost-effective solution as states prepare to implement EPA's Clean Power Plan.

New Report: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Will Grow, Provide Options for Clean Power Plan Compliance Based on Cost Competitiveness

Renewable energy and energy efficiency are competitive resources in today's marketplace that will not only be cost-effective mechanisms for...

Jun 11, 2015, 05:00 ET
The advanced energy market has grown to $6.2 billion in Florida, led by building efficiency, energy generation, and transportation, including electric vehicles.

New Report: Florida's Advanced Energy Market is $6.2B in Revenue in 2014 - Surpassing Agricultural Exports

The advanced energy industry is a major economic force in Florida, at $6.2 billion in 2014 revenue, according to the first comprehensive analysis...

Jun 10, 2015, 05:00 ET
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New Report: Utilities and Grid Operators Demonstrate that Renewables Can Be Seamlessly Integrated into the Grid

 A report prepared by The Brattle Group for the Advanced Energy Economy Institute (AEE Institute) finds that high penetration levels of...

May 21, 2015, 05:00 ET
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AEE: EPA Can Use Advanced Energy to Hold Down Costs for States That Do Not Submit Plans for Carbon Reduction

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's backstop plan for states that fail to craft their own strategies to comply with EPA's...

May 07, 2015, 11:00 ET
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New Report: NERC Assessment Of EPA's Clean Power Plan Does Not Reflect Today's Electric System Reality

The latest assessment of EPA's draft Clean Power Plan by the North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC) suffers from faulty assumptions that...

Apr 09, 2015, 08:30 ET
Employment Impact of Clean Power Plan in Virginia: Two Compliance Scenarios (

NEW REPORT: Implementing EPA Clean Power Plan Can Be Job Creator for Virginia, Eliminating Electricity Imports at Same Time Would Double Job Gains

 A new report analyzing scenarios for Virginia's compliance with the U.S. EPA's Clean Power Plan to reduce carbon emissions from the electric...

Mar 10, 2015, 05:00 ET
Advanced Energy: A Major U.S. Industry

Report: Advanced Energy is a Nearly $1.3 Trillion Global Industry, as Big as Apparel and Almost Four Times Semiconductors Worldwide

At nearly $1.3 trillion in estimated global revenue for 2014, the market for advanced energy products and services is as large as apparel and...

Feb 12, 2015, 05:00 ET
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New Report: EPA Clean Power Plan Is No Threat To Reliability

 Today an analysis of concerns raised by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) about the impact on grid reliability of the...

Jan 12, 2015, 05:00 ET
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Executives of GE ecomagination, Johnson Controls, Landis+Gyr, and SunPower Join Advanced Energy Economy Board to Spur Growth of Secure, Clean, Affordable U.S. Energy

 Today Advanced Energy Economy announced that four executives of market leading companies have joined its board of directors to support the...

Dec 04, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Landmark Survey Reveals the Advanced Energy Industry as a Major Employer in California, with Growth to 500,000 Jobs on the Horizon

 California is home to the largest advanced energy industry in the country, according to the first-ever industry-wide survey released today by...

Dec 04, 2014, 12:00 ET
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California has Largest Advanced Energy Industry in U.S., with over 430,000 Workers, according to First-Ever State Employment Survey

California is home to the largest advanced energy industry in the country, according to the first-ever industry-wide survey released today by the...

Oct 22, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Arvin Ganesan, EPA Deputy Chief of Staff, to Join AEE as Vice President of Federal Policy

Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) today announced the appointment of Arvin Ganesan as vice president of federal policy. Ganesan joins AEE after serving...

Sep 03, 2014, 15:22 ET

AEE Launches PowerPortal, a New PowerSuite Application for Understanding Energy Policy and Regulation in all 50 States

Users of PowerSuite, the online platform for navigating state energy policy, legislation, and regulation in all 50 states, will now have access to...

Jun 25, 2014, 12:00 ET
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AEE Unveils PowerSuite, a New Online Platform for Tracking Energy Legislation and Regulatory Proceedings in all 50 States

Navigating state energy policy becomes easier today with the launch of PowerSuite, the only fully integrated set of online tools for tracking...

Jun 19, 2014, 10:40 ET
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AEE State Coalition Expands to Include Partner Organizations in Pennsylvania and New York

 Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), a national association of businesses making the global energy system more secure, clean, and affordable,...