2021 Policy Update Panel – The Road Ahead

CleanTech Alliance

A pragmatic policy outlook for 2021

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What You Need to Know about Policy


What You Need to Know about Policy. Speakers: Sara Baldwin | Director Of Electrification Policy | Energy Innovation. Vincent Barnes | Senior Vice President of Policy and Research | Alliance to Save Energy.

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Policy, not politics, will change America's meat habits


Policy, not politics, will change America's meat habits. I think the meat wars are going to be worse than energy," Jennifer Jacquet, an environmental policy expert at New York University, told the HEATED newsletter. Jim Giles. Fri, 04/30/2021 - 02:30.

Policy Manager

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Policy Manager | Center for Resource Solutions | San Francisco. Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) is seeking a candidate with 2-5 years’ experience to join its expanding renewable energy policy and market development team. This position will track CRS state policy outreach and play a key role in supporting CRS’s technical assistance and international policy work, along with the new Clean Energy Accounting Project (CEAP).

How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

California's epic electric truck policy is coming


California Policy & Politics Pollution Prevention Transportation & MobilityThis is leadership for the climate and for mobility.

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A new decade demands new leadership in climate policy advocacy


Only public policy can deliver the speed and scale of emissions reductions needed to limit the worst impacts of climate change. Climate Change GreenBiz 20 Policy & Politics Policy & Politics

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Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 1


Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 1. policy landscape around plastics, recycling and solid waste management? The steady growth of public attention around plastics and packaging has led to a revitalized policy focus in the U.S. packaging policy landscape.

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2021 Policy Update Happy Hour

CleanTech Alliance

E8 and the CleanTech Alliance invite you to join us virtually to hear from experts about how the election (no matter the outcome) will affect clean tech policy in 2021 and beyond – followed by virtual networking! Stay tuned for a speaker list, but RSVP earlier to ensure your spot

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Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 2


Policy for a Circular Economy: Part 2. policy landscape around plastics, recycling and solid waste management? The steady growth of public attention around plastics and packaging has led to a revitalized policy focus in the U.S. packaging policy landscape.

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March solar policy snapshots

Solar Power World

Study finds Vermont won’t reach solar goal at current trajectory Montpelier, Vermont A recent report by the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation found solar progress in the state has declined steadily over the last three years due to unfavorable solar policy. News Policy

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Companies are jumping aboard the federal packaging and recycling policy train


Companies are jumping aboard the federal packaging and recycling policy train. With new federal bills up for review and debate, and packaging being a bull’s eye, the status of packaging and recycling policy is in flux. We need those policy motivators," she said.

What Is A Green Procurement Policy?

Green Business Bureau

Green Procurement Policy. A green procurement or green purchasing policy (GPP) is put in place to guide businesses when acquiring materials, supplies and services and selecting such products based on their impact on the environment and human health. Green Procurement Policy Principles.

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Lyft's 100% EV strategy requires a policy blitz


Lyft's 100% EV strategy requires a policy blitz. So essentially Lyft has to act as a catalyst — using policy, economic and industry tools — to spur the broader transportation ecosystem to more rapidly adopt zero-emission vehicles. Policy & Politics.

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Residential Energy Policy Analyst

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Residential Energy Policy Analyst | California Public Utilities Commission | Sacramento/LA/SF. Under the general direction of the Program and Project Supervisor, the analyst’s role generally includes: Developing policy recommendations including soliciting, reviewing, summarizing, and incorporating stakeholder input or proposals, and compiling data and presenting analytical evidence in support or rebuttal of policy options or proposals.

Second Annual Future of Carbon Policy Conference

CleanTech Alliance

December 12 | Mercer Island, WA Sponsored by the Washington Business Alliance and the Low Carbon Prosperity Institute, the Second Annual Future of Carbon Policy will take place on December 12 from 4-6 p.m. Public PolicyJoin other leaders for a high level perspective on Washington State’s progress towards effective climate change management. We’ll review what’s working, what’s not, and […].

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Forth: Policy Manager — Equitable Transportation Electrification

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Forth, April 14, 2020 DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES Policy Development, Coalition Building and Education (~50%). The Policy Manager assists the Senior Director in convening advocacy organizations across the U.S. The focus will be on building the capacity of organizations to develop equitable policy approaches for transportation electrification […]. to build an equitable, electric mobility community of practice.).

Carbon policy conundrum: Why politicians must show leadership in their own jurisdictions now


Books Carbon Policy Carbon Pricing Emissions Reduction Policy & Politics GreenBiz ReadsDeep decarbonization only happens if every polluter pays, not just the environmentally conscious.

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Policy Analyst


Policy Analyst Asia Investor Group on Climate Change

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Wanted: Senior Energy Policy Specialist (Utilities) [10076]

CleanTech Alliance

Source: State of Washington Careers The Energy Policy Office within the Energy Division is seeking a Senior Energy Policy Specialist. The Senior Energy Policy Specialist is the lead policy expert on resource planning and implementation by energy utilities, including electricity and natural gas, in Washington. This position serves as a policy expert on verification and compliance […].

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Pandemic policy must be climate policy


Lockdowns cannot lead to healthy, equitable decarbonisation, but can spur changes that will

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October solar policy snapshots

Solar Power World

Vote Solar says Massachusetts must triple SMART program to reach climate goals Boston, Massachusetts Vote Solar released a report that found the policy environment in Massachusetts is slowing the growth of the state’s solar industry and may make it impossible to accomplish its renewable energy goals. The advocacy organization says the state should triple the… The post October solar policy snapshots appeared first on Solar Power World. News Policy votesolar

Market-based policies work to fight climate change, from India to Jamaica


Carbon Policy Policy & Politics Policy & PoliticsConservatives in more right-leaning countries are fighting climate change, too.

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Utilities and Transportation Commission appoints policy director

CleanTech Alliance

Source: UTC, October 1, 2019 Amy Andrews, formerly the commission’s chief financial officer, has been appointed to policy director, effective today. In this role, Andrews will lead the commission’s statewide policy strategy and development for regulated industries, including investor-owned utilities and private transportation companies. “Amy

A new policy platform is thinking big on forests and climate


A new policy platform is thinking big on forests and climate. presidential election, the Forest-Climate Working Group (FCWG) released an ambitious federal policy platform , endorsed by 43 CEOs and organizations representing all dimensions of U.S. Policy & Politics.

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EDF's Victoria Mills: 'It's time to raise the bar for leadership to include climate policy advocacy'


Victoria Mills, managing director at EDF, works at the intersection of sustainability, public policy and business. What we've realized — EDF and other NGOs — together is that it's time to raise the bar for leadership to include climate policy advocacy," says Mills.

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Policy leaders offer gutsy talk on climate hope and progress


Policy & Politics Policy & Politics Transportation & Mobility VERGE 19 Video VaultOutspoken policymakers, present and past, urged for more aggressive action on climate at VERGE 19 in Oakland, California.

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Here are the winners and losers on climate policy in 2019


Energy & Climate Policy & PoliticsState lawmakers this year made it easier to get renewables in some parts of the country, but others gutted clean energy expansion.

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Brown, female and on the bus: A personal journey into transportation policy


Brown, female and on the bus: A personal journey into transportation policy. With this shift in mentality taking shape, I entered a public policy program, aiming to learn about community-based economic development and social equity work.

Land Policy Manager

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Land Policy Manager | SDG&E | San Diego, CA. Primary Purpose: Responsible for developing workable land policy that supports the company’s defense of its land rights to continue the safe and reliable operation of its pipes and wires. Creates policies and procedures that support defense of company’s land rights. Manages the preparation of land policy positions to further company interests, including ownership of CPUC code section 851 and related codes.

ADB announces coal exit in draft energy policy


But activists charge that its new policy will pave the way for fossil gas development After decades of pressure from environmental groups, the Asian Development Bank said it would 'no longer finance new coal-fired capacity'.

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The 2020 solar policy forecast: Part 1

Solar Power World

With a new decade comes new solar policy goals. California pushes for more emergency solar + storage backup Ramping up resilient, clean power is the main focus of the California solar + storage… The post The 2020 solar policy forecast: Part 1 appeared first on Solar Power World.

EU methane policy recommendations

EDF + Business

Governments have a pivotal role in developing and implementing policy and regulation that achieve ambitious emission reduction outcomes. ” Download the policy recommendations. The post EU methane policy recommendations appeared first on EDF+Business.

Better Parking Management Can Help Cities Recover from COVID and Achieve Public Policy Goals

The City Fix

In some ways, cities are like households: they must make adjustments in spending based on cash flow. If your income is cut in half, then you may have to dramatically rethink your standard of living. COVID-19 has hit many households. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

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Interactive Rewind — Engaging with climate policy

Elemental Excelerator

At Interactive 2021 , we hosted a series of discussions spanning policy, technology, activism, and more, featuring a diverse array of perspectives from entrepreneurs and policymakers, artists and investors, students and industry veterans.

Massachusetts Senate passes ‘Next-Generation Climate Policy’ act

Solar Power World

The Massachusetts state senate passed “An Act Setting Next Generation Climate Policy,” which sets a goal of net-zero emissions by 2050 and establishes a Climate Policy Commission to oversee the government’s handling of the climate crisis, according to the Framingham Source.

2nd Annual Future of Carbon Policy Forum

Low Carbon Prosperity

2nd Annual Future of Carbon Policy Forum. The 2nd Annual Future of Carbon Policy Forum brought together over 100 participants to build momentum and collaboration in achieving carbon reduction goals in the state. 5-Kenneth-Dragoon-RHA-Future-of-Carbon-Policy-Dec-2019.

Senior Associate, Policy

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Senior Associate, Policy | The Ad Hoc Group | Washington, DC. SENIOR ASSOCIATE, POLICY. We are experts at the intersection of policy and business with a mission to help scale the technology businesses needed to build a more sustainable future. About the Position : The Senior Associate – Policy, will be responsible for providing policy and regulatory support to AHG’s clients to help them seize opportunities and overcome obstacles to their successful growth.

Episode 248: Mastercard CSO, parsing plastics policy, Paris Agreement at 5


Episode 248: Mastercard CSO, parsing plastics policy, Paris Agreement at 5. Policy & Politics. Heather Clancy. Fri, 12/11/2020 - 00:10. Week in Review. Stories discussed this week (5:30). HSBC invests in world’s first "reef credit" system.

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New report outlines policy strategies to increase C&I solar development

Solar Power World

The Renewable Energy Policy Pathways Report, released from the REBA Institute, finds that expanding competitive supply options appears to have the greatest technical potential to provide the fastest and most cost-effective path to increase customer renewable energy access.

Poll: Canadians see risk but more opportunity in transition; broad support for policies designed to help an energy shift along

Clean Energy Canada

When it comes to some specific policies that could help Canada reduce emissions and reach the new targets that the federal government has set, the large majority of people support or are willing to go along with a series of three different ideas that were tested.

BioSequestration Policy Pathways

Low Carbon Prosperity

The post BioSequestration Policy Pathways appeared first on Low Carbon Prosperity Institute. Public PolicyBioSequestration-Conversation-PPT-V4.

‘Lukewarmist’ Peer Set for Role Scrutinising Government Climate Policy


A Conservative peer who was until last year a trustee of the UK’s most prominent climate science denial group is set to be appointed to a parliamentary committee tasked with overseeing the UK government’s climate policy.

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