American Council on Renewable Energy
(2001; Washington; 17 staff, 400 members; acore.org)
A national “nonprofit organization that unites finance, policy and technology to accelerate the transition to a renewable energy economy. Supported by hundreds of member organizations spanning renewable energy technologies and constituencies, we are the focal point for collaborative education and advocacy across the renewable energy sector. Convening leaders across the sector, facilitating partnerships, educating federal and state legislators and agency officials on important policies, publishing research and analysis on pressing issues, and undertaking strategic outreach on the policies and financial structures essential to renewable energy growth.
- Partnership for Renewable Energy Finance (PREF) – An invitation-only executive sustainable education program that consists of senior-level members
- Partnership for Renewable Integration and Market Expansion (PRIME) –
Leadership: Gregory Wetstone (President, CEO)
Budget: ~$3m (2018)