Kate Tracy

Communications Manager

Based in the Knoxville, Tennessee office, Kate curates the SACE voice in digital and traditional media outlets as well as email campaigns, newsletters, and action alerts. Kate also works with utility staff and ally organizations to develop and produce technical reports and webinars. She also tracks media analytics, develops creative content in digital and print form, creates and manages SACE’s campaign websites, and supports advocacy, development, and program staff to craft compelling messages based on technical analysis that move audiences to action.

Prior to SACE, Kate lived in Raleigh, North Carolina where she worked in the textile industry and helped develop sustainability programs that benefited, nonprofits, schools, and local artists.

Outside of SACE, Kate enjoys rock climbing throughout the Southeast, trail building, paddling, photography, sewing, and reading. 

Kate's Recent Posts


Tennesseeans Prepare to Lock Arms as They're Locked Out from TVA's Board Meeting

Ahead of TVA's quarterly board meeting, without the ability to speak directly to TVA's board, ratepayers are gathering to demand and deliver over 4,000 public comments asking TVA not build new fossil…


SACE members speak up for a clean electricity standard

Congress is currently considering a Clean Electricity Performance Program, which could drastically reduce carbon emissions and advance clean energy. Here’s what our members have to say in support of it.


Bi-Directional Charging: Engaging with Leaders and the Community to Charge Forward with Smart EV Policy

One opportunity with electric transportation is bi-directional charging. This is very much what it sounds like: energy flows from a building to a vehicle. When prompted, that energy can flow back from…

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News & Resources


SACE Condemns Utility-led Assault Against Solar Net Metering in the Florida Legislature

The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) condemns the current, utility-led assault in the Florida Legislature against net metering and the jobs it creates. Through  Senate Bill 1024 and House Bill 741, the…


Webinar: A Discussion for Local Governments: Electric Transportation, Federal Funding and Your Community

A webinar for local government staff looking to learn more about opportunities for electric transportation in the Federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. This webinar examined the amount of funding Florida will…


New Solar Net Metering Proposal Ensures Benefits for Customers While Improving Grid

RALEIGH, N.C. – Today, solar business and clean energy advocates, including North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association (NCSEA), the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), Sunrun, and the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) on behalf of Vote Solar and the…