The Clean Energy States Alliance is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards, recognizing six state and municipal programs and projects that demonstrate creativity and leadership in advancing renewable energy. The six winners were chosen by an independent panel of judges, and will be featured in an upcoming report and webinar series. The 2020 awards were given to the following organizations:
In July, CESA will release a report on the State Leadership in Clean Energy Award winners that will include case studies of the programs.
CESA will also host a webinar series highlighting the 2020 award winners. The webinars, which will take place in the summer and fall of 2020, will be free to attend and open to the public.
- State Leadership in Low-and-Moderate-Income Solar Energy, Featuring Massachusetts, Michigan and Oregon, Thursday, July 23
- NYSERDA’s Offshore Wind Program, Tuesday, August 4
- The Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s Energy StorageShares Program,
September 2020 (details forthcoming)
- The California Energy Commission’s Renewable Energy for Agriculture Program,
October 2020 (details forthcoming)
Incorporated in 2002, the Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) is a national, nonprofit coalition of public agencies and organizations working together to advance clean energy. CESA works with state leaders, federal agencies, industry representatives, and other stakeholders to develop clean energy programs and inclusive renewable energy markets. CESA members—mostly state agencies—include many of the most innovative, successful, and influential public funders of clean energy initiatives in the country.