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The Clean Power Plan and Arkansas's Electric System

The U.S. EPA will release its final Clean Power Plan rule at any time after late July, that will require states to prepare compliance plans.

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Policy Agenda

Advanced energy technologies create jobs, businesses and investments while increasing energy efficiency and energy independence. AAEA members

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Jobs on the Map

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Current News

  1. Advanced Energy Groups Announce Leadership Change

    Arkansas Advanced Energy Association // September 23, 2016

    Steve Patterson will retire later this year as the founding Executive Director of the Arkansas Advanced Energy Association (AAEA) and its educational affiliate Arkansas Advanced Energy Foundation (AAEF). Little Rock-native Katie Laning Niebaum has been appointed by the Boards of Directors to succeed him, Board Chairs Gary McChesney (AAEA) and Dr. Elizabeth Hood (AAEF) announced this week.

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  2. L'Oreal Building Solar Projects at Arkansas, Kentucky Plants

    Arkansas Business // September 20, 2016

    Cosmetics maker L'Oreal USA announced Tuesday it is building thousands of solar panels at its manufacturing facilities in Kentucky and Arkansas, a move the company says will help cut carbon emissions and create two of the biggest solar-powered projects in each state.

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  3. Picasolar Gets $2M for Solar Cell Technology Pilot

    Arkansas Business // September 1, 2016

    The University of Arkansas in Fayetteville announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a third SunShot grant, this one totaling $2 million, to Picasolar Inc. for a pilot manufacturing program connected to solar cell technology developed at the university.

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  4. Parties, APSC Work on Changes to Utility EE Program Guidelines

    Arkansas Advanced Energy Association // August 12, 2016

    Arkansas public utilities and other interested parties, including the Arkansas Advanced Energy Association (AAEA), completed work with the Arkansas Public Service Commission (APSC) staff this week on revisions to energy efficiency program delivery guidelines.

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