Category: Front Groups

SC Clean Energy For All

SC Clean Energy For All SC Clean Energy For All was a front group created in 2019 to undermine pro-solar legislation passed by the South Carolina House of Representatives. The...

/ November 15, 2022

Affordable Energy for New Jersey

Affordable Energy for New Jersey Affordable Energy for New Jersey is a front group created in 2020 that promotes methane gas and fights renewable energy and electrification policies. Many business...

/ November 15, 2022

Seniors Across America

Seniors Across America Seniors Across America is a front group that spent thousands of dollars on Facebook advertisements that urged Floridians to support an anti-rooftop solar bill. Text of the...

/ November 15, 2022

New Yorkers for Affordable Energy

New Yorkers for Affordable Energy New Yorkers for Affordable Energy (NY4AE) is a front group whose utility company members include National Grid, Avangrid, Central Hudson, and National Fuel. The group, which advocates...

/ November 15, 2022

We Stand For Energy

We Stand For Energy We Stand For Energy is a campaign created by the Edison Electric Institute, the trade association for investor-owned utilities, to serve as a platform for the...

/ November 14, 2022

The Empowerment Alliance

The Empowerment Alliance The Empowerment Alliance is a 501(c)(4) dark-money group aligned with the gas industry. The group was launched in September 2019 to promote the gas industry. TEA’s then-executive...

/ November 14, 2022

Gas industry group is behind ‘Affordable Energy Fund’ PAC election mailers and digital ads targeting Ohio 

The Empowerment Alliance, a dark-money group aligned with the gas industry, is behind the mysterious Affordable Energy Fund PAC that spent over $1 million dollars on election mailers and digital...

/ November 1, 2022
California Carbon Capture Coalition

California Carbon Capture Coalition

California Carbon Capture Coalition The “California Carbon Capture Coalition” is a fossil fuel industry front group that lobbies policymakers and regulators in California to pursue an expansive role for carbon...

/ October 12, 2022

Utility front groups spending on disinformation advertising

The Energy and Policy Institute launched a new tracking tool that exposes up to $2.4 million in spending on advertising by 14 utility front groups in the last year.  Utilities...

/ September 23, 2022

Utility Front Group Advertisement Tracker

Utility Front Group Advertisement Tracker: Exposing Utility Front Groups’ Spending on Facebook and Instagram Utility front groups are organizations that appear independent but are established, controlled or funded by a...

/ September 23, 2022