Clean Energy


, Clean Viriginia
Bipartisan Bill Looks to End Va. Electric Monopolies
Devin Hartman

From Clean Virginia:

The bill was announced at a press conference by Del. Mark Keam (D–Vienna) and Del. Lee Ware (R–Powhatan) and endorsed by groups including the conservative R Street…

Red State = Clean Energy
Josiah Neeley

From Texas Clean Energy Coalition:

The Texas market-driven model is a bold contrast to calls for new environmental mandates

Thanks to past actions by state leaders including George W. Bush…

, Bloomberg
As Trump Tariffs Face Review, Solar Industry Girds for Fight

From Bloomberg:
Trump has wide authority to tweak the tariffs, including reducing them, eliminating them or exempting certain countries, said Clark Packard, trade policy council for the…

, E&E News
U.S. readies first wind-powered steel plant
Josiah Neeley & William Murray

From E&E News:

It’s an advantage the group, with assistance from the conservative R Street Institute, has sought to leverage with legislation that would enable companies to bypass utilities…

What Va.’s ‘political earthquake’ means for RGGI, renewables
Travis Kavulla

From Governors’ Wind & Solar Energy Coalition:

On the right, the coalition includes the FreedomWorks Foundation, R Street Institute, Reason Foundation and Virginia Institute for Public Policy.

, S&P Global
Washington Week: FERC pick heads to Congress, EPA moves coal ash deadline
William Murray

From S&P Global:

The R Street Institute will host a discussion on “Understanding Carbon-Neutral and Carbon-Negative Technologies” at the Capitol Visitor Center in Washington, D.C.

R Street Testimony on Conservative Approaches to Renewable Energy
Josiah Neeley

Public Workshop on Conservative Approaches to Renewable Energy
Pennsylvania Senate Majority Policy Committee
Opening Statement from:
Josiah Neeley, Texas Director, R Street Institute
October 22,…

Unreliable Arguments Against Renewables
Josiah Neeley

Electric markets rely on a variety of resources to deliver cheap, reliable power to consumers, including renewables and demand-side resources like demand response.
Press release: R Street Policy…

, Asbury Park Press
New Jersey, Don’t Make the Same Mistake New York is Making by Blocking Pipelines
William Murray

The recent appeals court decision to stop PennEast from using state-owned lands for its proposed natural gas pipeline is not a good look for the State of New Jersey, which fought and won the…

Diverse Transmission Stakeholders File Joint Reply Comments with FERC on Modernizing and Expanding the Electricity Grid
Travis Kavulla

From Americans for a Clean Energy Grid:
“It makes sense to target incentives to the efficient operation of transmission assets that are already deployed, and not just to new investments in the…