Economic Development Opportunities in Clean Energy: March 2017 Update

Helping local chambers of commerce and their member companies navigate and prosper in the clean energy space.

Governors Urge Trump to Support Wind and Solar Power

In a recent letter to President Trump, eight Republican Governors and 12 Democrat state leaders wrote that modernizing local power grids and boosting clean energy research makes good economic sense. More.

Local Chamber Leaders Send Letter to President Trump

In a recent letter to the President, CICE’s Advisory Council congratulates President Trump on his election victory while also explaining how local economies are benefiting from clean energy innovation. More.

Clean Energy Powers 3 Million U.S. Jobs

According to the 2017 U.S. Energy and Employment Report, states with progressive clean energy policies, incentives, and targets have seen the fastest job growth. More.

Amazon Looks to Go Big on Solar, Clean Energy

“By diversifying our energy portfolio, we can keep business costs low and pass along further savings to customers. It’s a win-win,” said Dave Clark, VP of Amazon’s Worldwide Operations. More.

Local Chambers, Communities Will Drive the Economic Opportunities of Clean Energy in 2017

“Regions that are going to succeed in attracting the brightest and best are going to be regions that fully embrace these new technologies, doing the right thing for the right reasons,” said Doug Luciani, CEO of TraverseConnect in MI. More.

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