Chris Carnevale

Climate Advocacy Director

Chris is SACE’s Climate Advocacy Director. Chris joined the SACE staff in 2011 to help with building public understanding and engagement around clean energy solutions to the climate crisis. Chris is motivated to be an advocate for clean energy so that people–especially younger and future generations–prosper and thrive in a healthier, more livable environment.

Chris's Recent Posts


Unprecedented Funding Opportunities for Home Energy Upgrades

SACE hosted a workshop in Knoxville to help spread awareness about the unprecedented opportunities for residents to make home improvements that reduce energy use, lower utility bills, and improve comfort and safety.


Here’s What Memphians Are Saying About MLGW’s Power Supply Considerations

Memphians are speaking up, saying they do not want to be tied to TVA indefinitely, but rather want MLGW to leave all options on the table right now. Here are some excerpts…


Transformational Benefits for Memphis from the Inflation Reduction Act

Memphis and Shelby County is one of the best-positioned communities in the country to benefit from the newly-enacted federal clean energy and climate investment policy. But to get the most out of…

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News & Resources


Group Letter to MLGW Board on Power Supply Evaluation Process

On November 9, 2022, SACE and representatives from the Memphis Branch NAACP, Sowing Justice, Climate Reality Project: Memphis and Mid-South Regional Chapter, and Friends of the Earth submitted a letter to the…


SACE Comments on 2023-2028 National Offshore Oil & Gas Proposed Program

On Thursday, October 6, 2022, the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy's Climate Advocacy Director, Chris Carnevale, submitted comments to the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management on the 2023-2028 National Offshore Oil…