This article discusses the fact that clean energy is on an unstoppable path because it is cheaper, reliable, and doesn’t pollute. Both environmentalists and lobbyists recognize this, so why aren’t regulators on board? One word: Trump.
The leading lobby for the electric utility industry and a prominent environmental group today issued a joint statement in support of an “accelerating” clean energy transition that is defined by energy efficiency, reducing carbon emissions and empowering states and customers.
The 21 recommendations from the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) and the Natural Resources Defense Council speak not just to where the electricity industry is now, but — more important — to where it is headed in the coming decades.