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Path-Breaking Agreement to Get More Clean Energy into Our Electric System

February 14, 2014 by NRDC Switchboard

Agreement between NRDC + Edison Electric Institute

Why is it a big deal that NRDC has reached agreement on these core regulatory issues with an association that represents the utilities that serve more than 220 million Americans? Because our nation’s utilities have the opportunity to make vital contributions to clean energy progress as investors.[read more]

Utilities, Environmentalists Seek Out "Path to Success"

February 14, 2014 by Ken Paulman

NRDC + Edison Electric Institute

The Natural Resources Defense Council and the Edison Electric Institute on Wednesday released a document, simply titled “EEI/NRDC Joint Statement to State Utility Regulators,” in support of policies to help guide a rapidly changing electrical grid.[read more]

Senate bipartisan climate and clean energy jobs bill set for launch April 26

April 16, 2010 by Joseph Romm

Looks like a Senate climate bill will not be unveiled the week of Earth Day after all. The new goal for Senate Foreign Relations Chairman John Kerry, D-Mass., and Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Joe Lieberman, I/D-Conn., to publicly release a potential deal is April 26, sources said. National Journal has the story: Graham...[read more]

Edison Electric Institute Horse Traded With Waxman And Markey - Dissenting Coal-Heavy Utilities Dislike The Deal

August 6, 2009 by Rod Adams

If you are a political junkie who happens to have a primary addiction to energy issues, you need to read a terrific article in the August 5, 2009 New York Times titled 'Fragile Compromise' of Power Plant CEOs in Doubt as Senate Climate Debate Nears. Darren Samuelsohn and Katherine Ling apparently found some sources willing to share...[read more]