Everyone deserves access to clean and affordable energy for powering homes, businesses, and transportation.

Inclusive utility investments can overcome the upfront costs of clean energy upgrades to create jobs, cut pollution, and lower energy bills for everyone.

Pathway to smart utilities

Utilities are ready for 100% clean energy. Clean Energy Works brings highly technical expertise that utilities, policymakers, and advocates need to get inclusive utility investments up and running for every community. We offer technical assistance, research, and coaching for utilities and energy providers interested in scaling up their investments in the clean energy economy. 

 

Pathway to equitable solutions

100% means everyone. Clean Energy Works partners with policymakers and community advocates to advance equitable clean energy solutions that work for everyone. We educate, provide technical assistance, and build relationships with local organizing networks to ensure that everyone can participate and benefit in the new energy economy.  

 

Pathway to smart utilities

Utilities are ready for 100% clean energy. Clean Energy Works brings highly technical expertise that utilities, policymakers, and advocates need to get inclusive utility investments up and running for every community. We offer technical assistance, research, and coaching for utilities and energy providers interested in scaling up their investments in the clean energy economy. 

 

Pathway to equitable solutions

100% means everyone. Clean Energy Works partners with policymakers and community advocates to advance equitable clean energy solutions that work for everyone. We educate, provide technical assistance, and build relationships with local organizing networks to ensure that everyone can participate and benefit in the new energy economy.  

 

More than a dozen utilities have demonstrated that a solution that clears the upfront cost barrier to clean energy upgrades for anyone is better for everyone.

Utilities have access to the capital needed to make these upgrades at scale, so that everyone–regardless of income, credit history, home ownership–can access the benefits of clean energy and benefit from lower monthly bills even in areas recognized for persistent poverty. Clean Energy Works brings highly technical expertise that utilities, policymakers, and advocates need to get inclusive utility investments up and running for every community.

Policy

Bridging the Gap: Ensuring Access to Energy Efficiency For All

When the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy resumed its Energy Efficiency Finance Forum in 2022, it chose to highlight the imperative to advance equity by presenting a plenary entitled, “Bridging the Gap: Ensuring Access to Energy Efficiency For All.”  The program featured an uptempo assessment of financial solutions for underserved communitie…

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News

Announcing Clean Energy Works’ Co-Executive Directors

With increasing momentum in the adoption of inclusive utility investments policies and programs, the need for dynamic flexibility and strategic deployment of our expertise is greater than ever. To meet that need, Clean Energy Works is excited to announce that Dr. Holmes Hummel and Tamara Jones will serve as Co-Executive Directors, effective immediately, under a new…

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News

Join our team!

Clean Energy Works is growing!   We currently have the following positions available: Senior Associate, Utility Policy and Programs Clean Energy Analysis and Certification Specialist   We anticipate to have a number of additional positions open throughout the summer. Please stay in touch if you are interested in joining our team! Clean Ener…

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Latin America

Transportation Electrification in Latin America with Gender and Social Inclusion Perspective

In early 2022, Clean Energy Works, in partnership with the World Resources Institute (WRI) completed the project Accelerating Electric Bus Adoption in Colombia, supported by the United Kingdom’s Program Partnering for Accelerated Climate Transitions (UK PACT). The interdisciplinary team was made up of staff from WRI’s México, Brazil, Colombia, and D.C. Offices…

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