US Wind, Solar Finance Alternatives Rise As Sector Rushes Against Looming Tax Credit Expiration

EI’s Robbie Orvis outlines how much new wind and solar would be added to the U.S. as a result of extending federal solar and wind tax credits.

Utilities Are Promising Net Zero Carbon Emissions, But Don’t Expect Big Changes Soon

EI’s Mike O’Boyle says utility net zero pledges won’t result in actual emissions reductions if they continue to rely on coal and natural gas.

Economic Headwinds Fuel Suspicions About China’s CO2

EI’s Robbie Orvis outlines how China can cut emissions and save money in an article discussing research into the country’s energy policy options through 2050.

Blunt Warning Says Californians Must Step Up To Meet Climate Goals

EI’s Chris Busch is discusses policies needed to meet California’s climate goals in an article warning the state’s emissions reductions are off-track.

Trump’s EPA Threatens California Over Air Quality; Governor Says It’s “Pure Retaliation”

EI’s Hal Harvey is quoted in an article discussing Trump’s EPA threatening California over air quality after revoking its ability to set clean air standards.

ERCOT’s Wild Summer Is Over. Solar Looks Like The Winner

EI’s Eric Gimon discusses power market pricing in an article exploring how solar power was a winner in Texas’ ERCOT summer season.

Carbon-Cutting Cities Plug Into ‘Electrify Everything’ Movement

EI’s Amanda Myers is quoted in an article discussing how U.S. cities are embracing the “electrify everything” building electrification movement.

It’s California Vs. Trump In ‘The Fight Of A Lifetime’ Over Emissions Standards

EI’s modeling is cited in an article discussing potential impacts of Trump’s revocation of California’s waiver to set tailpipe emissions standards.

China Is Positioned To Lead On Climate Change As The U.S. Rolls Back Its Policies

EI’s Jeff Rissman and Robbie Orvis are cited in an article discussing how China is on track to lead on climate change earlier than expected.

Keep An Eye Out For 7 Highly Anticipated Rules

EI analysis of economic and environmental impacts of Trump’s proposed clean car rollback is cited in an article on new anticipated EPA rules.