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New Mexico Has More Workers in Advanced Energy than in Agriculture or Call Centers

Santa Fe, July 24, 2018 — Today, national business group Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) and its regional partner Interwest Energy Alliance (Interwest) released a fact sheet showing that New Mexico has more than 11,000 people working in advanced energy across the state. This represents more workers than in Agriculture (8,734) and … [Read more...]

New Mexico Advanced Energy Roadmap Will Grow the Economy, Create Jobs

Santa Fe, June 19, 2018 — Today, Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) and Interwest Energy Alliance (Interwest) released a policy roadmap for the New Mexico gubernatorial campaigns of Republican nominee Rep. Steve Pearce and Democratic nominee Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham outlining how advanced energy can create jobs and drive economic … [Read more...]

Interwest Energy Alliance Endorses 50% Renewable Energy Goal in Nevada

For Immediate Release June 5, 2018 Contact: Kyle Roerink 702-324-9662 Las Vegas -- Today Nevadans for a Clean Energy Future announced the endorsement of Interwest Energy Alliance, a non-profit trade association that represents the nation's leading renewable energy companies and prioritizes policies that harness the … [Read more...]

Business Community Applauds NV Energy Proposal for Six New Solar Plants

Nevada businesses and clean energy advocates today applauded new long-range plans introduced by the state’s largest electric utility, NV Energy, that include significant increases in solar energy generation, energy storage, and energy efficiency. NV Energy today announced its three-year Integrated Resource Plan, for the first … [Read more...]

New Television Ad Calls on NV Lawmakers to Vote for Clean Energy Policies

Stronger renewable energy standard will boost the economy while keeping costs low for consumers May 8, 2017 - Clean energy advocates are calling on Carson City lawmakers to support policies, like a stronger renewable energy standard, that will boost Nevada’s clean energy economy and create jobs, in a new ad from Interwest … [Read more...]

Interwest Energy Alliance Urges Nevada Lawmakers to Support the Clean Energy Economy

A stronger renewable portfolio standard is good for Nevada jobs, communities and environment For information: Phoebe Sweet at (202) 256-3041 For immediate release: May 17, 2017 Clean energy advocates today applauded Nevada legislators who passed a key bill from the Assembly Commerce and Labor Committee, sending Assembly Bill … [Read more...]