Effective disaster response should send solar and batteries, writes Ellen Anderson, a senior energy researcher at the University of Minnesota.
The proposal would put Virginia on the right side of history while positioning the state be a climate and clean economy leader, write Maggie Clark and Rachel Smucker of the Solar Energy Industries Association.
Michigan has the potential to be the center of a 21st century automotive industry powered by electricity, writes Laura Sherman of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council.
It is imperative that policies also consider costs, benefits, and the competitiveness of the U.S. and Illinois economy, writes Alex Messina of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce.
Illinois has the ability to prevent the biggest electric increase in state history, writes David Kolata of the Citizens Utility Board.