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SEIA Commends NJ Gov. Murphy and the NJ BPU on Progress Toward Bold Clean Energy Goals

Wednesday, Apr 10 2019

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities' President Joseph L. Fiordaliso gave a "State of the Board of Public Utilities" address. The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) commended Governor Murphy and the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities on their progress toward implementing the State’s aggressive clean energy goals.

Following is a statement from Sean Gallagher, vice president of state affairs for the Solar Energy Industries Association:

“We commend Governor Murphy, President Fiordaliso and members of the Board of Public Utilities for their work on implementing an aggressive clean energy agenda. From helping to stabilize the solar market, to opening New Jersey to community solar facilities, the Garden State is reclaiming its position as a solar leader. We look forward to continued partnership with the BPU and the Governor to support clean energy policies that create jobs and help bring the vast benefits of solar to more New Jersey residents.”

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About SEIA®:

Celebrating its 45th anniversary in 2019, the Solar Energy Industries Association® is the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy industry, which now employs more than 242,000 Americans. Through advocacy and education, SEIA® is building a strong solar industry to power America. SEIA works with its 1,000 member companies to build jobs and diversity, champion the use of cost-competitive solar in America, remove market barriers and educate the public on the benefits of solar energy. Visit SEIA online at www.seia.org.

Media Contact:

Morgan Lyons, Senior Communications Manager, mlyons@seia.org, 202-556-2872

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