Clean Energy

Aug 01 2022

It’s Been a Rough Year for America’s Solar Industry. Will the Inflation Reduction Act Provide a Boost?

A big legislative compromise between Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) includes billions of dollars in incentives for domestic solar panel manufacturing.
Oct 05 2021

Center for American Progress Argues for Building Domestic Clean Energy Supply Chains

A new issue brief makes the case that America must reshore its renewable energy sector using domestic content standards.
Sep 24 2021

Georgia Senators Aim to Light Up U.S. Solar Manufacturing

Sens. Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock want OMB to close loopholes and strengthen Buy American for federal solar purchases.
Sep 08 2021

The Biden Administration Wants Solar to Power America. But Will It Be Made in USA?

China now dominates global solar production, including by using forced labor. Can President Biden get the U.S. solar manufacturing industry back on track?
Aug 26 2021

New York’s First Offshore Wind Farm Will Be Served by the First American-Made Wind Substation

Engineering and construction firm Kiewit will build the substation in Texas.
Aug 03 2021

United Steelworkers, US Wind Announce New Steel Facility at Baltimore’s Sparrows Point

A portion of the former steel mill will be transformed into a manufacturing facility supporting the growth of offshore wind energy.
Jul 20 2021

To Be Successful, the Transition to Electric Vehicles Must Include American Manufacturing Workers

It’s vital that American manufacturing workers have a seat at the table as the United States transitions to an electric vehicle future, policymakers and other experts agreed during a panel...
Jul 12 2021

The Ohio Valley is an Emerging Hub for Carbon Capture and Hydrogen Generation

The AFL-CIO gathered policy experts and political leaders to talk about seizing a new clean energy opportunity that could also create a whole lot of good, union jobs.
Jun 24 2021

How do We Make U.S. Manufacturing Clean and Competitive?

A panel of experts imagines the framework by which American can lead the global low-carbon economy.
Jun 02 2021

American Steel is Cleaner than its Competition. Can We Leverage That?

A New Climate Leadership Council study reveals the industry’s clean initiatives stand to benefit the economy and the environment.