ACORE Launches New Program to “Accelerate” DEI Within the Renewable Sector

December 9, 2020
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The Accelerate membership program is made possible by founding support from Amazon Web Services and Berkshire Hathaway Energy Foundation, and is sponsored by BayWa r.e. and Monarch Private Capital.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In an effort to improve diversity, equity and inclusion within the renewable energy sector and reduce barriers for participants from underrepresented communities, the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) is proud to announce the launch of its new Accelerate membership program.

Through Accelerate, smaller renewable energy companies owned and operated by women and people of color will be eligible for a complimentary two-year ACORE membership. Participating organizations will gain from regular updates with important industry information; complimentary access to briefings, webinars and flagship renewable conferences; valuable thought leadership opportunities; and invitations to networking events that have helped ACORE members expand their reach within the renewable sector for years.

Read the full release here.

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