Markets 101 Webinar – February 15, 2023

Presented by: NW Energy Coalition & Renewable Northwest February 15, 2023 12-2pm PT Register here. Join NW Energy Coalition and Renewable Northwest for a virtual 101 discussion about the importance of regional electricity markets. At a high level, expert panelists will give an overview of why markets are important for: With several market options on…

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EV Charging At Multi-Family Housing and The Workplace – April 11, 2023

Presented by: Forth April 11, 2023 at 10am PT Find out more and register here. Speakers will discuss funding opportunities, best practices, and lessons learned for employers, building owners, and apartment building managers who are interested in providing charging.  Register at https://forthmobility.org/events/ev-charging-at-multi-family-housing-and-workplaces

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Strategies to Accelerate Electric Micromobility – February 14, 2023

Presented by: Forth January 17, 2023 at 10am PT Find out more and register here. Our speakers will discuss why incentives for e-bikes matter in creating an affordable and accessible multimodal transportation system that works for all. They will also share examples of incentives and strategies to create an economical ecosystem of transportation. Register at https://forthmobility.org/events/strategies-to-accelerate-electric-micromobility

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January 2023 Newsletter – Legislative priorities, NWEC awards, and more

NW Energy Map 2.0

Featured 2022 NW Energy Coalition Awards & New Members Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who supported the Coalition with a donation in 2022. If you have any questions or would like to learn more about legacy giving, please contact Beth@nwenergy.org. Bob Olsen Memorial Conservation Eagle Award The Eagle is awarded annually to recognize individual or organizational…

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Electric vehicle charging standards adopted in Washington 

The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) recently adopted standards for public electric (EV) vehicle charging, often referred to under the more technical name, electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE). On December 16th, 2022, the Department adopted the final rule, which will take effect on January 1, 2024.  By the end of 2022, there were over…

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Legislative Priorities for 2023

Each year, the NW Energy Coalition advocates at the state level for priority bills and funding to advance a clean, affordable, and equitable energy future. This year’s state legislative sessions are kicking off this month. See our priorities for Washington, Oregon, and Montana below.  Washington  Investments in Clean Energy and Building Retrofits  This year’s legislative…

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Delivering Community Clean Energy Conference Digest – Fall 2022

The NW Energy Coalition hosted our annual fall conference on November 14 and November 17, 2022. Please view the below links for a recap of the conference. Day 1: November 14, 2022 Digest for Session 1: Federal Funding: Inflation Reduction Act & Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act Digest for Session 2: Round Table: State Funding Day…

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Washington Adopts New Clean Vehicles Program Standards

Yesterday, the Department of Ecology (Ecology) took the next step towards a cleaner and more equitable transportation system for Washington. After several opportunities to provide input on the new standards being added to the Clean Vehicles Program, Ecology has adopted three new standards: Advanced Clean Cars II, the Heavy-Duty Omnibus Low NOx Rule, and the…

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