Political Solutions

Growing List of Businesses Support A Strong Climate Bill

Temperature Equipment Corporation is the latest in our list of businesses that support strong climate legislation. Check the full list of business supporters.

Watch: Howard Learner Explains Midwest Role in Climate Change Solutions

ELPC Executive Director Howard Learner discussed the Midwest role in the climate debate on E&E TV’s On Point. The Midwest accounts for more than 20 percent of the United States’ global warming pollution, has the potential to be a big part of the solution and through its key swing votes, is playing a critical role in the Senate debate. Learner also discussed high-speed rail and other areas where the Administration is taking positive action on reducing global warming pollution. Watch the E&E TV interview with Howard Learner here.

Free Community Wind Handbook Now Available

ELPC’s newly updated Community Wind Financing Handbook is now available! This hot-off-the-press guide reflects new financing opportunities available from federal energy and economic stimulus legislation, the new Farm Bill, and state incentives.
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Webinar: The Rise of Solar Power in the Midwest

ELPC hosted a special webinar on November 18th highlighting the potential for a solar power boom in the Midwest, as price shifts, market changes and supportive policies come together in ways that can help solar power accelerate fast around the region. Featured speakers included ELPC Executive Director Howard Learner, Staff Attorney Brad Klein and Policy Advocate Madeleine Weil.

Click here to hear a podcast of the solar power webinar or download the slides.