Technology electricity sector

Decarbonizing U.S. Power

This is one in a series of briefs prepared as part of C2ES’s Climate Innovation 2050 initiative, which brings together leading companies to examine potential pathways toward substantially decarbonizing the U.S. economy. Other briefs focus on Agriculture & Forestry, Buildings, …

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Progress in Deploying Advanced Clean Energy Technology
Blog Post
With a Policy Assist, ‘Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now’
Blog Post
Bright Policy Environment Boosted Solar Growth
Blog Post
Maintaining Nuclear Power in a Zero-Emission Strategy
Solutions for Maintaining the Existing Nuclear Fleet

Nuclear power is responsible for around 20 percent of U.S. electricity generation and more than 50 percent of its zero-emission generation. However, these large sources of zero-emission power are being prematurely retired with respect to their operating licenses because of …

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Live Event
Zero-Carbon Power: Maintaining U.S. Nuclear Capacity
C2ES Comments on Grid Resilience

C2ES comments on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s evaluation of the resilience of the bulk power system in regions operated by regional transmission organizations and independent system operators.

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Renewable Energy
Controlling Industrial Greenhouse Gas Emissions