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Working for a clean, affordable, and equitable energy future for the Northwest

May 2024 Newsletter – Summer interns, gas utility decarbonization, and new FERC rule

Featured Welcome to our two summer interns!  Soumya Keefe Soumya started her internship with the Coalition in April of 2024 as one of two 2024 Interns. Soumya is a recent graduate of Colorado College where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies. Soumya is passionate about working towards more equitable and environmentally sustainable…

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The Energy Activist provides coverage and updates on current developments in the continuing push for a clean and affordable energy future.

Support our work to accelerate the Northwest’s transition to a clean, affordable, and equitable energy future.

Our Mission

The NW Energy Coalition leads the Northwest’s broadest alliance of energy interests in designing, promoting, and implementing clean, affordable, and equitable energy policy grounded in analytical expertise.

Our Vision

We envision a system that provides clean, reliable, and affordable energy. One where our Northwest communities benefit from a carbon-free energy system that meets people’s needs and restores the region’s natural resources.

About Us

The Coalition is an alliance of over 100 environmental, civic, and human service organizations, utilities, and clean energy businesses in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and British Columbia.

NWEC News

The path for gas utility decarbonization in Washington state 

May 28, 2024

The transition from gas to electricity is well underway in Washington state in response to both climate change and bold state policies designed to address…

Clean & Affordable Energy Conference Digest – Spring 2024

May 16, 2024

The NW Energy Coalition hosted our Spring conference in Boise, ID this year. Speakers discussed next steps in salmon recovery in the Columbia basin, new…

April 2024 Newsletter – GiveBIG, Pathways Initiative Update, and more!

April 17, 2024

Featured GiveBIG now through May 7-8! Join us for GiveBIG 2024 – two days of online giving May 7 and 8 across Washington state.  Here’s…

Pathways Initiative addresses the key challenge to a West-wide electricity market 

April 17, 2024

This blog post discusses the latest developments in creating a single, unified West-wide market – essential for keeping rates affordable, improving reliability, and meeting our…

Events

Clean & Affordable Energy Conference Digest – Spring 2024

May 16, 2024

The NW Energy Coalition hosted our Spring conference in Boise, ID this year. Speakers discussed next steps in salmon recovery in the Columbia basin, new…

Spring 2024 Clean & Affordable Energy Conference, May 7 in Boise, ID!

April 10, 2024

Join the NW Energy Coalition for our Spring 2024 Clean & Affordable Energy Conference! Tuesday, May 7 10am – 5pm The Grove Hotel – Boise,…

Oregon Citizens’ Utility Board’s 40th Anniversary Fundraiser

April 10, 2024

Register here! On May 15th at Portland’s Ecotrust Building, we invite you to join CUB for a night of celebration and community at our 40th…

Clean & Affordable Energy Conference Digest – Fall 2023

January 9, 2024

Welcome to the recap digest of our Fall 2023 “Clean & Affordable Energy Conference” on December 6 in Portland, OR! We were excited to host…

Features

Spring 2024 Clean & Affordable Energy Conference, May 7 in Boise, ID!

Join the NW Energy Coalition for our Spring 2024 Clean & Affordable Energy Conference! Tuesday, May 7 10am – 5pm The Grove Hotel – Boise,…

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