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    Building and maintaining a well-trained and diverse workforce will be necessary to the progress of clean energy in America. I recently joined an international discussion hosted by the World Bank, Connecting Sustainable Energy Businesses with Education: Getting the Workforce You Need, that looked at workforce development......
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    At the American Gas Association’s annual event CFA Society of New York today, our Chair of the Board of Directors David Anderson unveiled the Natural Gas Sustainability Initiative (NGSI) Methane Emissions Intensity Protocol. A joint effort with the Edison Electric Institute and an outgrowth of their two-year work......
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    The Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) has released its Recommendations for Executive Actions to Increase Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy Deployment in support of the Build Back Better plan during the Biden-Harris administration’s first 100 days in office. BCSE President Lisa Jacobson describes these......
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    On December 12, the world will take a collective pause to recognize the anniversary of the signing the historic international accord on climate change in 2015, the Paris Agreement, and to strengthen the call to “go further, faster” with more ambitious nationally determined contributions (NDCs) at a virtual Climate......
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    On November 12, the BCSE and CEBN, in partnership with CRES Forum, invited four policy experts to join a webinar discussion on the 2020 election results and impacts for the clean energy economy. Two views from the left came from Nidhi Thakar,......
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    Today, the Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) released its Recommendations for Energy and Climate Change Policy, which will inform our advocacy and the consideration of policy and legislative proposals in the next Congress and administration as well as at the international, state and local levels. In the midst......
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    The BCSE, in partnership with the Energy Efficiency Global Alliance, is co-hosting a virtual event during Climate Week NYC, “A Solution Set for Complex Challenges: Clean Energy and Climate, COVID-19 and Economic Recovery” on September 23. The convergence of the crises experienced in 2020 ̶ the depths of the COVID-19......
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    At Capital Power, delivering Responsible Energy for Tomorrow means advancing the participation of women in energy and closing the gender gap. Our Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Committee is proud to announce that Capital Power has joined the Equal by 30 campaign to demonstrate our commitment to gender equity as an......
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    The word resilience conjures up many different meanings.  In physics, resilience is the ability of an elastic material to absorb and release energy, returning to its original form. In psychology, resilience is a mindset; adaptation in the face of adversity, trauma, tragedy, threats or stress.  In the energy world, we......
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    The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee convened a June 16 hearing to examine the impacts of COVID-19 on the energy industry.  I was privileged to be invited to testify on behalf of the Business Council for Sustainable Energy and its subsidiary, the Clean Energy Business Network and speak to the COVID-19 impacts......
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