WASHINGTON D.C.—President Biden announced key actions on several climate issues today, including clean energy jobs, infrastructure, and environmental justice. Following is a statement on these executive orders from Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA): “The president has outlined a clear and carefully thought-out vision for addressing the range of climate challenges we face, and I commend and thank him for taking swift action on many of those challenges during the first week of this administration.
The American Energy Opportunity Act will create jobs, make U.S. energy more resilient, and reduce carbon emissions
Comments submitted November 9, 2011 by SEIA to NNSA regarding the Draft Site-Wide Environmental Impact Statement for the Continued Operation of the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) and Off-Site Locations in the State of Nevada. NNSA and DOE should select the Expanded Operations Alternative because it maximizes the solar energy resources available at the NNSS.
SEIA has been working with various stakeholder organizations and the Department of Interior to refine the programmatic environmental impact statement (PEIS) for solar energy project development on public lands.
To: Mr. Jim Serfis, Chief, Office of Communications and Candidate ConservationU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service RE: Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ‐ Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Expanding Incentives for Voluntary Conservation Actions Under the Endangered Species Act
This factsheet provides a list of solar power projects that are pending or have received permits by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).
Joint Comments from the Arizona Solar Working Group to the Arizona BLM submitted May 16, 2012.
Comments submitted to BLM on May 16, 2012 regarding the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Restoration Design Energy Project.