Category: Transmission Expansion PR

ACORE Statement on the Reinforcing the Grid Against Extreme Weather Act

July 14, 2022 ACORE Statement on the Reinforcing the Grid Against Extreme Weather Act Statement from Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE):  “As our nation continues to experience increasingly frequent extreme weather events, expanding the transmission connections between regions is critical.  The U.S. currently lacks sufficient transfer capacity…

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ACORE Statement on FERC’s Actions on Interconnection and Reliability

June 16, 2022 ACORE Statement on FERC’s Actions on Interconnection and Reliability WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)’s initiation of several important proceedings today, American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)’s President and CEO Gregory Wetstone issued the following statement:“ACORE applauds the Commission for taking critical steps to improve the transmission…

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ACORE Statement on FERC’s Actions on Interconnection and Reliability

June 16, 2022 ACORE Statement on FERC’s Actions on Interconnection and Reliability WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)’s initiation of several important proceedings today, American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)’s President and CEO Gregory Wetstone issued the following statement:“ACORE applauds the Commission for taking critical steps to improve the transmission…

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30+ Organizations Urge Congress to Support Robust Transmission Funding in FY 2023 Budget 

April 29, 2022 30+ Organizations Urge Congress to Support Robust Transmission Funding in FY 2023 Budget  WASHINGTON, D.C. – A diverse coalition of more than 30 clean energy organizations, environmental nonprofits, labor unions, consumer groups, developers and other companies sent a joint letter to Congress today urging robust funding for high-voltage transmission deployment and research in the…

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30+ Organizations Urge Congress to Support Robust Transmission Funding in FY 2023 Budget 

April 29, 2022 30+ Organizations Urge Congress to Support Robust Transmission Funding in FY 2023 Budget  WASHINGTON, D.C. – A diverse coalition of more than 30 clean energy organizations, environmental nonprofits, labor unions, consumer groups, developers and other companies sent a joint letter to Congress today urging robust funding for high-voltage transmission deployment and research in the…

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ACORE Statement on FERC’s Action on Electric Regional Transmission Planning and Cost Allocation

April 21, 2022 ACORE Statement on FERC’s Action on Electric Regional Transmission Planning and Cost Allocation WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)’s decision today to initiate a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to reform the Commission’s electric regional transmission planning and cost allocation requirements, American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)’s…

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ACORE Statement on Biden-⁠Harris Administration Actions to Deploy Clean Energy, Create Jobs and Lower Costs for Consumers

January 12, 2022 ACORE Statement on Biden-⁠Harris Administration Actions to Deploy Clean Energy, Create Jobs and Lower Costs for Consumers Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy: “We applaud the Biden-Harris Administration on taking several bold actions today to deliver the clean energy Americans want and deserve, including…

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ACORE Statement on Biden-⁠Harris Administration Actions to Deploy Clean Energy, Create Jobs and Lower Costs for Consumers

January 12, 2022 ACORE Statement on Biden-⁠Harris Administration Actions to Deploy Clean Energy, Create Jobs and Lower Costs for Consumers Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy: “We applaud the Biden-Harris Administration on taking several bold actions today to deliver the clean energy Americans want and deserve, including…

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ACORE Statement on Senator Manchin’s Comments on the Build Back Better Act

December 19, 2021 ACORE Statement on Senator Manchin’s Comments on the Build Back Better Act Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy: “This is not over. The clean energy tax platform and grid infrastructure provisions in the Build Back Better Act are our last, best chance to tackle…

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ACORE Statement on Senator Manchin’s Comments on the Build Back Better Act

December 19, 2021 ACORE Statement on Senator Manchin’s Comments on the Build Back Better Act Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy: “This is not over. The clean energy tax platform and grid infrastructure provisions in the Build Back Better Act are our last, best chance to tackle…

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