• Register Today for NASEO's 2019 Energy Policy Outlook Conference

    NASEO will host the 2019 Energy Policy Outlook Conference on February 5-8, 2019, in Washington, DC. Learn more and register today!

  • NASEO and USCA Release Solar Deployment Guidebook

    To assist states and localities in accelerating solar adoption, The U.S. Climate Alliance (USCA) partnered with NASEO to elevate crucial strategies and tools for state and local governments to reduce the non-hardware costs of solar development.

  • NARUC and NASEO Establish New Joint Task Force on Comprehensive Electricity Planning

    NASEO and NARUC recently announced a task force which will develop new approaches to align distribution system planning and resource planning processes.

  • NASEO Releases Updated FMCSA Guidance

    NASEO completed an update to its “Guidance for States on Relief from Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations in an Energy Emergency."

  • REV West States Release Baseline Policy Analysis and Meet to Discuss EV Infrastructure Development

    The REV West states released an Electric Vehicle Policy Baseline for the Intermountain States last week at their first in-person meeting in Denver, Colorado.

  • White House Announces National Cybersecurity Strategy

    On September 20, the White House released the National Cyber Strategy of the United States intended to strengthen America’s cybersecurity capabilities and secure the United States from cyber threats.

  • USEER Reveals Growth Trends in Changing U.S. Energy Market

    The 2018 U.S. Energy and Employment Report finds that the U.S. energy market accounts for millions of jobs, including in electric power generation and fuels; transmission, distribution and storage; energy efficiency; and motor vehicles.


California Air Resources Board Approves All-Electric Bus Fleet by 2040
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has unanimously approved the Innovative Clean Transit regulation, mandating that all public buses are all-electric, and zero-emission by 2040. The ruling by CARB will require large transit agencies to submit compliance plans in 2020, with smaller agencies submitting plans in 2023...
NASEO Welcomes Dr. Mary Beth Tung, Maryland, to Board of Directors
NASEO is pleased to announce Dr. Mary Beth Tung to its Board of Directors. Dr. Tung serves as Director of the Maryland Energy Administration and joins NASEO's Board as a Mid-Atlantic Regional Representative, alongside David Althoff, Director of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Energy Programs Office.
NASEO Appoints USGBC and Deepwater Wind to Board of Directors
NASEO is pleased to announce additional members to its Board. Elizabeth Beardsley, Senior Policy Council, U.S. Green Buildings Council, and Matthew Morrissey, Vice President, Deepwater Wind, will serve as Affiliates' Co-Chairs to the Board. NASEO extends a warm thank you to previous Affiliates' Co-Chairs, Anna Pavlova, Schneider Electric, and Meredith Tunick, Bosch, for their service and dedication.
Remembering George H.W. Bush’s Energy and Environmental Accomplishments
As the nation pauses to remember President George H.W. Bush, we wanted to remind everyone of his energy and environmental accomplishments.
NASEO Releases RFA for Alternative Fuels and Emergency Planning
NASEO, in coordination with the U.S. Department of Energy's Clean Cities Program, has released a Request for Applications (RFA) for State Energy Offices who are interested in integrating alternative fuel vehicles into the state's emergency planning process...
Federal Agencies Release Major Climate Report Called for by Congress
On November 23, the U.S. Global Climate Research Program (USGCRP), consisting of 13 federal agencies and drawing on over 300 federal and non-federal experts, released Volume II: Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation in the United States of the Fourth National Climate Assessment...
NASEO Welcomes New Board Chair and Executive Committee
Commissioner Andrew McAllister of the California Energy Commission has been elected to serve as Chair of the NASEO Board. On Wednesday, September 26, McAllister addressed NASEO State and Territory Energy Office and Affiliate members at the 2018 NASEO Annual Meeting...
Virginia Releases 2018 Energy Plan
Last week, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam released the Commonwealth of Virginia’s 2018 Energy Plan. The plan identifies actions that will diversify Virginia’s energy portfolio over the next ten years, such as increasing renewables, expanding access to energy financing, enhancing storage options, and broadening electric vehicle access...
Michigan Governor Signs Pipeline Agreement with Enbridge Energy
On October 3, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed an agreement with Enbridge Energy to decommission the Line 5 petroleum pipeline segment that crosses the Straits of Mackinac and construct a new multi-use utility tunnel underneath the Straits.
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