Clean Energy Tax Incentives Signed Letter to Congress

As local and state officials, we write on behalf of our millions of constituents to ask you to support the continued growth of clean energy using the time-tested tool of the federal tax code.


Ten Ways Your Community Can Go Solar Toolkit: Part Nine

Local governments can own and operate municipal utilities as not-for-profit ventures. Investor-Owned Utilities (IOUs) on the other hand, which function as profit-driven private businesses, serve most customers in the U.S.. Electric Cooperatives fall somewhere in between the two. Like municipal utilities, they operate as not-for-profit enterprises, but governed by their customers rather than local governments.

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Greener Together Writing Contest

Writers and nature-lovers of all ages, our May Writing Contest is now open for submissions! Whether you’re a poet, essayist, or aspiring wordsmith, we want to hear your stories about nature. A panel of judges - including New York Times bestselling author of the Lemoncello series Chris Grabenstein - will review all submissions and pick four winners who will have their submission featured on our website and share a one-on-one virtual lunch or activity with one of our experts.