Advancing Towards 100% Clean Energy: A State-Federal Summit was hosted by US Department of Energy, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and the Clean Energy States Alliance. The May 2023 Summit focused on how states and the federal government can work cooperatively to accelerate states’ efforts to decarbonize.
Energize Your Impact: How Foundations Can Accelerate Solar for the Benefit of Under-Resourced Communities
An April 2023 CESA report highlights strategies that foundations can use to bring the benefits of solar to low- and moderate-income communities.
Paul Lau: 2023 Clean Energy Champion
Paul Lau, CEO & General Manager of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District, has been named the 2023 Lewis M. Milford Clean Energy Champion by the Clean Energy States Alliance Board of Directors.
The award was presented on the evening of May 16th in Washington, DC as part of CESA’s 20th Anniversary Reception.
Learn about CESA's Projects
CESA facilitates information sharing, provides technical assistance, coordinates multi-state collaborative projects, and communicates the views and achievements of its members.
100% Clean Energy Collaborative
CESA created the 100% Clean Energy Collaborative to assist states (and other entities) that have 100% clean energy goals by providing knowledge-sharing activities and analysis so that together they can address program challenges and opportunities.
Energy Storage Technology Advancement Partnership
The Energy Storage Technology Advancement Partnership (ESTAP) is a federal-state funding and information sharing project, managed by CESA, that aims to accelerate the deployment of electrical energy storage technologies in the U.S.
Scaling Up Solar for Under-Resourced Communities
CESA is leading a wide-ranging initiative to accelerate the development of solar projects that benefit low-and-moderate-income (LMI) households and communities.