Pursuing Smart Energy Policies

Kuster-Backed Clean Energy Workforce Proposal Passes House

| Posted in Press Releases

Today, the House of Representatives passed the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act, an ambitious proposal to transition the US to a clean energy future and cut carbon pollution. The Kuster-backed proposal includes grants to local communities to improve the energy efficiency of schools, homes, and municipal buildings, investments to deploy more clean energy technology and historic support for the... Read more »

The Right Side of History

| Posted in Catching Up with Annie

Dear Friend, This week I am thinking about what it means to be an American and to strive for “the pursuit of happiness, with liberty and justice for all.” On Monday, I joined Governor Sununu and General Mikolaities for the somber interment at the NH Veterans Cemetery of NH National Guard Specialist Pamela Usanase, 21, of Concord, who tragically drowned in the Merrimack River on May 30. I was moved... Read more »

Shaheen, Kuster Join Democrats' Call For Clean Energy Workforce Aid

| Posted in In the News

Members of Congress from New Hampshire are joining a call for clean energy workforce investment as part of the economic recovery from COVID-19. U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen joined nearly 60 other Democrats, led by lawmakers from New York and New Mexico, who sent a letter on the issue to Congressional leadership this week. The letter cites research showing the clean energy sector ... Read more »

Building a Clean, Energy Efficient Economy

| Posted in Catching Up with Annie

Dear Friend, Building a Clean, Energy Efficient Economy On Tuesday, I sat down with local community leaders and energy and environmental experts in Nashua to discuss the city’s energy initiatives and my Clean Energy Agenda. We must tackle climate change from all sides using bipartisan, common-sense solutions that will have both immediate and lasting results in reducing carbon pollution and facilit... Read more »

Energy Rising

| Posted in In the News

Kuster discusses strategy in Nashua NASHUA – “There’s no silver bullet – it’s a silver buckshot approach, but we need to decarbonize our economy and protect our planet for generations to come.” U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., spoke of her Clean Energy Agenda while meeting with local leaders at the Nashua Public Library on Tuesday. “In my lifetime, the (average) temperature in New Hampshire has gon... Read more »

In Nashua, Kuster Discusses Clean Energy Agenda & Nashua’s Energy Initiatives

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Nashua, NH – Yesterday, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) sat down with local government officials, community leaders and energy and environmental experts at the Nashua Public Library to receive an update on the city’s clean energy initiatives as part of her clean energy listening tour. Kuster also discussed her Clean Energy Agenda, which consists of legislation – including many bipartisan bills – that Ku... Read more »

Building a Clean, Energy-Efficient Economy

| Posted in Catching Up with Annie

Dear Friend, Building a Clean, Energy-Efficient Economy On Monday, I held a roundtable discussion with environmental and energy policy experts and unveiled my Clean Energy Agenda, which consists of legislation I’ve led and am supporting to address climate change and transition to a clean energy economy. Simply put, we cannot fight climate change without building a clean, energy-efficient economy. ... Read more »

Kuster Unveils Clean Energy Agenda

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Kuster’s Clean Energy Agenda focuses on policy proposals to promote investment in renewable energy, energy efficiency, clean transportation, and more. High resolution photos from today’s event are available here. Hanover, N.H. – Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) unveiled her Clean Energy Agenda and held a roundtable discussion with environment and energy policy experts. Kuster’s Clean Energy Agenda... Read more »

What we accomplished in 2019

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Dear Jennifer, Happy 2020! As the new year gets underway, I take time to reflect on everything that’s happened in the previous year and what we’ve accomplished - and what a year 2019 was! Honored to Represent You At the start of 2019, I had the honor of taking the oath of office to continue representing the people of New Hampshire’s Second Congressional District. I’m deeply humbled by the trust yo... Read more »

Crossing the aisle to fund our government and support Granite State workers

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Dear Friend, Giving Thanks and Sharing Holiday Cheer with our Veterans This week I had the pleasure of sharing some holiday cheer with Granite State veterans as part of my seventh annual Holiday Cards for Heroes program. It was my honor to meet the residents of the New Hampshire Veterans Home in Tilton, where I delivered student-made cards to help say “thank you” to our veterans. These beautiful h... Read more »