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MEMO: Why Are Gas Prices High?

The greed of Big Oil CEOs and climate-fueled extreme weather events have led to high gas prices, which will likely continue throughout the summer. If you’re planning on covering gas prices, the facts speak for themselves: Big Oil CEOs continue to work to protect their bottom line, even if it means price-gouging families in Arizona. Meanwhile, […]

May 20, 2024

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic Investments in Climate Every Day of Earth Week

Phoenix, AZ — To commemorate Earth Day, the Biden-Harris administration announced a slew of investments and programs aimed at boosting the clean energy economy and protecting our health and environment from the harmful effects of climate change. These accomplishments are directly benefiting the people of Arizona, as outlined below. “President Biden is the most accomplished climate president in […]

April 30, 2024

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ICYMI: Biden-Harris Administration Announces $7 Billion in Solar Power Funding for 900,000 Low-Income Households

Phoenix, AZ — On Earth Day, the Biden-Harris administration announced 60 grantees that will receive $7 billion in grant awards through the Solar for All grant competition. These awardees will provide solar energy to 900,000 low-income households in all 50 states while generating an estimated 200,000 jobs as part of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Greenhouse […]

April 23, 2024

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In Arizona, Earth Day Is Jobs Day

This Earth Day, we’re celebrating the more than 14,000 jobs and $10.57 billion in funding that President Biden’s clean energy plan has brought to Arizona in the past year and a half. Investing in clean energy is a win for Arizona’s economy, environment, and residents. Clean energy like wind and solar is giving Arizona residents better-paying jobs, more ways to […]

April 22, 2024

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Climate Power, Elemental Excelerator, and Emerson Collective Host Groundbreaking Clean Economy and Community Impact Summit Highlighting Billions of Federal Investments in Arizona

FRIDAY, APRIL 5, TUCSON, AZ – Today, the University of Arizona Tech Park in Tucson became a hub of innovation and strategic dialogue, hosting the Clean Economy and Community Impact Summit led by Climate Power, Elemental Excelerator, and Emerson Collective. The summit highlighted the transformative impact of the Biden-Harris administration’s Investing in America Agenda, including the […]

April 5, 2024

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REPORT CARD: Trump Gets an F in Arizona; In November, He’ll Get an L

Washington, D.C. – Ahead of Arizona’s primary, we’re here to remind you that Donald Trump failed Arizona families and the economy as president.

March 19, 2024

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Arizona  Republicans Want to Repeal the Clean Energy Plan, But Do They Want to Give the Money Back?

PHOENIX, AZ — During last night’s State of the Union, President Biden called out MAGA Congressional Republicans who voted against his clean energy plan but have taken credit for the investments, projects, and jobs pouring into their districts thanks to the law.  MAGA Congressional Republicans have pledged to kill President Biden’s clean energy plan at […]

March 8, 2024

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SOTU Response: Arizona’s Clean Energy Boom At Risk if Donald Trump and  MAGA Republicans Get Their Way

Washington, D.C. — On the heels of tonight’s State of the Union address, a new Climate Power  report reveals that Arizona has seen 22 new clean energy projects since 2022, resulting in  14,100 new clean energy jobs and more than $10 billion in new investments.   “President Biden’s clean energy plan continues to accelerate economic […]

March 7, 2024

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces Millions in Fundingto Expand Clean Energy Access & Increase Grid Resilience in Rural Arizona

Phoenix, AZ — This week, the Biden-Harris administration announced more than $366 million in funding  to 17 projects in rural communities across 20 states and 30 Tribal nations. This funding is part of the  administration’s clean energy plan, which is bringing back made-in-America manufacturing and fueling  our country’s clean energy boom.   This funding includes an […]

February 28, 2024

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EPA Allocates $70M+ from Clean Energy Plan to Arizona for  Water Infrastructure Upgrades

PHOENIX, AZ – On Wednesday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that  Arizona would receive over $70 million for drinking water and clean water infrastructure  upgrades, thanks to the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law signed by President Biden in 2021 as part  of the president’s clean energy plan. The funding is part of over $50 billion in […]

February 23, 2024