For Immediate Release — March 17, 2015
Washington D.C. — Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa will headline the 2015 National Renewable Energy Policy Forum hosted by the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) in Washington, D.C. on April 23. Sen. Grassley continues his career-long work as a champion of renewable energy technologies to secure a prosperous economic future for Iowans and the entire nation.
“Iowa is a good example of how homegrown renewable energy can provide a major economic boost wherever it’s given a chance,” Grassley said. “For example, the high tech industry has located data centers in Iowa in part to take advantage of abundant wind energy. Renewable energy helps the economy, the environment and national security. Policies out of Washington ought to help the industry where possible and not impede the industry going forward. Renewable energy deserves every chance to reach its full potential.”