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Plant Vogtle Expansion in the Spotlight: billion$ more at risk

On the heels of public hearings before the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) on Georgia Power’s controversial $2.2 billion rate increase request, the “Elephant in the Room” will be in the spotlight:…

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Voters choose a clean energy champion to lead Knoxville!

On Tuesday, the city of Knoxville elected its next Mayor, Indya Kincannon. The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) believes that Kincannon is well suited to continue to reduce the city and…

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Florida PSC Holds the Line on Energy Efficiency

In a positive step, the Florida Public Service Commission rejected its staff recommendation to approve the utilities' proposed energy savings goals of zero, or near zero. Instead, the Commission voted 4-1 to maintain…

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Experts Rip Into Georgia Power's Proposed Fee Hike

Georgia Power's mandatory fee hike proposal was sloppily calculated and is outrageously overly inflated -- That's the unanimous conclusion of experts who tore into Georgia Power's proposed fee hike in testimony filed…

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Florida at the Bottom? Governor DeSantis, Don’t Let This Happen...

Florida PSC staff has recommended zero, or near zero, goals for cutting energy waste. IF the goals are approved by the PSC, Florida would cement its place at the bottom in helping…

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TVA Contract Drawbacks Outweigh Benefits for KUB

SACE urges KUB to refrain from signing the bad-deal contract the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has strongly been encouraging local power companies to sign.

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Driving Clean Transportation Forward in Florida: Funding Opportunity and RFIs for VW Settlement Funds

On October 8, 2019, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) released its Final Beneficiary Mitigation Plan, outlining how Florida’s $166 million portion in Volkswagen Dieselgate funds will be spent.

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Where the 2019 Knoxville Mayoral Candidates Stand on Energy

This post examines where the 2019 Knoxville mayoral candidates stand on key energy and climate issues. As a reminder general election day is less than three weeks away! Early voting starts October…

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Florida: One Step Closer to Becoming Solar Energy Leader

A settlement agreement filed at the Florida Public Service Commission on the SolarTogether community solar program will, if approved, allow all FPL customers - including low-income - to participate in the largest community…

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Reflecting on 8 Years Advocating for Clean Energy

SACE has a tradition of celebrating the passage of each staff member's work anniversary on their hire date with a celebratory email--usually with a funny picture or quote or something like that…