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Monthly report: April 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 108 influencers like CleanTechnica and Michael Noble, discussing hashtags such as #COVID19 , #renewables and #CleanEnergy.
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'Ground to a halt.' State closures put clean energy on ice

On Apr 3, 2020
@SEIA shared
New from @EENewsUpdates: State closures due to #COVID19 are putting clean energy on ice and our jobs at risk. https://t.co/G3r6dSd6WI
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The coronavirus pandemic has delayed sessions in at least half of state legislatures, threatening solar booms, grid overhauls and 100% clean energy plans.

www.eenews.net
On Apr 3, 2020
@SEIA shared
New from @EENewsUpdates: State closures due to #COVID19 are putting clean energy on ice and our jobs at risk. https://t.co/G3r6dSd6WI
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'Ground to a halt.' State closures put clean energy on ice

'Ground to a halt.' State closures put clean energy on ice

The coronavirus pandemic has delayed sessions in at least half of state legislatures, threatening solar booms, grid overhauls and 100% clean energy plans.

Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion

On Apr 3, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion https://t.co/JMC9LQ03Et https://t.co/kfsGg61DWu
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Key US states chew gum and walk at same time, ramp up aggressive pursuit of 100% renewable energy goals with new collaboration during COVID-19 breakout.

cleantechnica.com
On Apr 3, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion https://t.co/JMC9LQ03Et https://t.co/kfsGg61DWu
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Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion

Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion

Key US states chew gum and walk at same time, ramp up aggressive pursuit of 100% renewable energy goals with new collaboration during COVID-19 breakout.

Minnesota renewable-energy output grows as pollution from electric generation declines

On Apr 8, 2020
@NobleIdeas shared
RT @EnergyFdn: Amazing news coming out of Minnesota: Nearly 50% of the state's power came from zero carbon sources last year. https://t.co/ibn9wjYmDT https://t.co/ulAHB8SZJQ
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Nearly half of Minnesota's power came from zero-carbon sources last year.

www.startribune.com
On Apr 8, 2020
@NobleIdeas shared
RT @EnergyFdn: Amazing news coming out of Minnesota: Nearly 50% of the state's power came from zero carbon sources last year. https://t.co/ibn9wjYmDT https://t.co/ulAHB8SZJQ
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Minnesota renewable-energy output grows as pollution from electric generation declines

Minnesota renewable-energy output grows as pollution from electric generation declines

Nearly half of Minnesota's power came from zero-carbon sources last year.

COVID-19 is forcing systems change in energy and transportation

On Apr 10, 2020
@NobleIdeas shared
In @MinnPost, @FreshEnergy’s @BenPasser reminds us that for the most vulnerable, equitable access to clean air, clean energy and transport is still a challenge after COVID-19. Great leader! https://t.co/TfFiB68tyE
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The acute circumstances of this crisis are shedding light on how we must start thinking about our energy system for the long term: that is, having the will to remove systemic barriers to ensure that all Minnesotans truly benefit.

www.minnpost.com
On Apr 10, 2020
@NobleIdeas shared
In @MinnPost, @FreshEnergy’s @BenPasser reminds us that for the most vulnerable, equitable access to clean air, clean energy and transport is still a challenge after COVID-19. Great leader! https://t.co/TfFiB68tyE
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COVID-19 is forcing systems change in energy and transportation

COVID-19 is forcing systems change in energy and transportation

The acute circumstances of this crisis are shedding light on how we must start thinking about our energy system for the long term: that is, having the will to remove systemic barriers to ...

The Strategic Case for U.S. Climate Leadership

On Apr 15, 2020
@JAndersonEnergy shared
The Strategic Case for U.S. Climate Leadership https://t.co/kFmX4B0GzF
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The U.S. government should adopt a simple, market-based solution to climate change.

www.foreignaffairs.com
On Apr 15, 2020
@JAndersonEnergy shared
The Strategic Case for U.S. Climate Leadership https://t.co/kFmX4B0GzF
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The Strategic Case for U.S. Climate Leadership

The Strategic Case for U.S. Climate Leadership

The U.S. government should adopt a simple, market-based solution to climate change.

More than 100,000 clean energy workers lost their jobs in March

On Apr 15, 2020
@NRDC shared
RT @e2org: "Lawmakers simply cannot ignore the millions of electricians, technicians and factory workers who work in clean energy as they consider ongoing economic recovery efforts.” - @bkeefee2 https://t.co/JiTHN6geu8 via @Sammy_Roth
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The novel coronavirus has hit one of America's fastest-growing employment sectors especially hard.

www.latimes.com
On Apr 15, 2020
@NRDC shared
RT @e2org: "Lawmakers simply cannot ignore the millions of electricians, technicians and factory workers who work in clean energy as they consider ongoing economic recovery efforts.” - @bkeefee2 https://t.co/JiTHN6geu8 via @Sammy_Roth
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More than 100,000 clean energy workers lost their jobs in March

More than 100,000 clean energy workers lost their jobs in March

The novel coronavirus has hit one of America's fastest-growing employment sectors especially hard.

By 2023, some General Motors facilities in Michigan will run on 100% renewables

On Apr 21, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
By 2023, some General Motors facilities in Michigan will run on 100% #renewables https://t.co/DmLOcbFvXm https://t.co/b9WePukyPD
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GM and energy supplier DTE Energy will partner to bring more wind and solar energy to Michigan.

www.cnet.com
On Apr 21, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
By 2023, some General Motors facilities in Michigan will run on 100% #renewables https://t.co/DmLOcbFvXm https://t.co/b9WePukyPD
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By 2023, some General Motors facilities in Michigan will run on 100% renewables

By 2023, some General Motors facilities in Michigan will run on 100% renewables

GM and energy supplier DTE Energy will partner to bring more wind and solar energy to Michigan.

As Earth Day Turns 50, Oil’s Collapse Offers Clean Energy Opportunity

On Apr 22, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
As #EarthDay Turns 50, Oil’s Collapse Offers #CleanEnergy Opportunity https://t.co/sCZ0H9fTyq
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The world is awash in unwanted oil. This would be a logical time for medium-sized firms and the oil “super majors” to begin investing more seriously in alternatives, a transition that could gain bipartisan support through incentives in pending U.S. infrastructure and stimulus legislation

www.forbes.com
On Apr 22, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
As #EarthDay Turns 50, Oil’s Collapse Offers #CleanEnergy Opportunity https://t.co/sCZ0H9fTyq
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As Earth Day Turns 50, Oil’s Collapse Offers Clean Energy Opportunity

As Earth Day Turns 50, Oil’s Collapse Offers Clean Energy Opportunity

The world is awash in unwanted oil. This would be a logical time for medium-sized firms and the oil “super majors” to begin investing more seriously in alternatives, a transition that could ...

Top Influencers

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World's #1 cleantech & clean energy website. Solar energy, wind energy, electric vehicles, & more. For tweeting commentary, see site director @zshahan3

Follow 43.7k Followers

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Clean energy, climate and transportation leader, organizing constituencies, policy strategy & philanthropy. CEO Fresh Energy & Publisher http://t.co/wDNZpX5Pd4

Follow 11.1k Followers

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Trade association for U.S. #solar power industry. Co-sponsor of @SPIConvention and other Solar Power Events. Building a strong solar industry to power America.

Follow 57.3k Followers

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The Earth's Best Defense

Follow 207.9k Followers

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The Daily Digest For Busy Solar Professionals, Solar related News, and reports on select solar markets.

Follow 8.2k Followers

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Energy Ronin. @MITIDSS PhD candidate & researcher w/@MITEnergy Utility of the Future project. Independent writer and consultant.

Follow 13.0k Followers

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Senior Writer, Fortune

Follow 25.3k Followers

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Independent energy analyst and journalist. My own views, RTs ≠ endorsements.

Follow 1.6k Followers

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Executive Director of @IEA, the global #energy authority. Big @Galatasaray fan.

Follow 7.6k Followers

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Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself.

Follow 202.8k Followers

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The leading information services provider on the global energy transformation: http://t.co/M8H0oBjNdG

Follow 70.6k Followers

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We answer the challenges of a sustainable energy system with innovative products, solutions, services, and global energy market expertise. https://t.co/rx3LpdDU9S

Follow 123.5k Followers

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Building the new clean energy economy. Reducing nuclear dangers & environmental risks. Expanding the frontiers of knowledge via innovative scientific research.

Follow 327.0k Followers

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Sustainable energy research and education--from basic science to policy, technology to finance. Precourt Institute for Energy. https://t.co/Q0RmDcDnBt

Follow 22.5k Followers

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Author, Educator, Environmentalist and Founder of https://t.co/PvZxwxYAYF

Follow 199.2k Followers

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The world's best thinkers on energy and climate issues. Register for newsletter, webinar access and ebooks. http://t.co/US4N8Q88

Follow 60.2k Followers

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Climate Scientist, Professor, and Director of Penn State Earth System Science Center. Author of Dire Predictions & The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars

Follow 36.7k Followers

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Pursuing progress on a finite, fast-forward planet at @dotearth and http://t.co/WW5JZummvX The rest? Family, friends, nature - & songs: http://t.co/7Jew6TGkpo

Follow 73.9k Followers