Press Releases

Press Release: CEBN Selected as Growth Accelerator Fund Competition Winner

The Small Business Administration has selected the CEBN as a winner for the 2021 Growth Accelerator Fund Competition (GAFC). The GAFC winners were selected based on their proposals for targeting innovation-focused entrepreneurs from underrepresented and under-resourced communities. As a GAFC winner, CEBN joins 84 other organizations across the nation who provide support to innovation- and STEM-focused entrepreneurs in fields such as clean energy, supply chain resilience, and infrastructure. CEBN will receive a $50,000 prize to complete its plans for targeted assistance to entrepreneurs from underrepresented communities working in clean energy innovation.

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Press Release: CEBN Applauds Senate for Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal, First Step Towards Energy Infrastructure Needs

CEBN President Lynn Abramson praised Senate passage of the bipartisan infrastructure deal as a first step to addressing energy infrastructure needs. Abramson urged Congress to build on today’s success and enact policies and investments in additional legislation under consideration that expand the use of energy efficiency and clean energy solutions in our homes and businesses across the country.

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Press Release: 368 Clean Energy Business Leaders Back Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, Energy Investments

The CEBN delivered a letter this week to Senate leadership and the “Gang of 22” urging support for a bipartisan infrastructure package that includes the Energy Infrastructure Act. Signed by 368 clean energy business leaders and individuals, the letter calls on Congress to advance this legislation and other energy policies. CEBN’s parent organization, BCSE, also sent a coalition letter on this important legislation.

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Press Release: CEBN responds to Biden Administration Review of U.S. Supply Chain Vulnerabilities

The Clean Energy Business Network offered comments in reaction to the Biden Administration’s review of supply chain vulnerabilities across the U.S. economy.

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Press Release: New U.S. NDC to Drive Accelerated Clean Energy Transformation

The Business Council for Sustainable Energy and the Clean Energy Business Network offered comments in support of the new U.S. Nationally Determined Contribution to drive accelerated clean energy transformation.

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Press Release: CEBN Applauds Steps to Spur American Energy Innovation

Yesterday, the Biden-Harris Administration announced several initial actions on bolstering innovation across the clean energy economy including the formulation of a Climate Innovation Working Group, releasing the outline of an innovation agenda, and the announcement of $100M in funding through the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy.

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Press Release: BCSE and CEBN Congratulate Joseph R. Biden on Inauguration as 46th President of the United States

The Business Council for Sustainable Energy and the Clean Energy Business Network congratulate Joe Biden on today’s Presidential Inauguration and celebrate Kamala Harris’s historic swearing-in as America’s first female vice president.

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Press Release: BCSE & CEBN Statement on the Events at the Capitol on January 6th

The Business Council for Sustainable Energy and Clean Energy Business Network condemn yesterday’s attack on the U.S. Capitol building.

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Press Release: CEBN Applauds Passage of COVID Relief, FY2021 Spending, & Energy Legislation

Lawmakers in the Senate and House concluded the 116th Congress with the passage of a COVID relief package, funding for the Federal Government, and major energy legislation for the first time in over a decade.

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Press Release: CEBN Wins DOE Contract to Support Energy Innovation Programs

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory has selected the Clean Energy Business Network to serve as a “Power Connector” to support the American-Made Challenges program.

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Press Release: CEBN Supports Clean Energy Innovators Across the U.S.

The Clean Energy Business Network recently surpassed 4,500 members and supporters in its network of clean energy business leaders in a flurry of summer and fall activities including support for the American-Made Solar prize.

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Press Release: Emily Duncan Joins CEBN Board of Directors

The Clean Energy Business Network’s Board of Directors recently voted to unanimously approve Emily Duncan as its newest member. Ms. Duncan, who currently serves as the Chairman of the Board for CEBN’s parent organization, the Business Council for Sustainable Energy, brings high-level energy sector experience to the table.

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