Secretary of State of South Dakota

South Dakota Recognizes Clean Energy Week 2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:54pm

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem has issued a proclamation recognizing September 20-24, 2021 as Clean Energy Week in the state in conjunction with National Clean Energy Week (NCEW) 2021 .

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  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem has issued a proclamation recognizing September 20-24, 2021 as Clean Energy Week in the state in conjunction with National Clean Energy Week (NCEW) 2021 .
  • "Thank you, Governor Noem for recognizing the important role that clean energy plays in addressing South Dakota's economic and energy needs through your Clean Energy Week proclamation," said Heather Reams, chair of NCEW and executive director of Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES).
  • "The State of South Dakota supports an all-inclusive energy portfolio because affordable energy is the backbone of a strong economy," said Governor Noem in her proclamation.
  • National Clean Energy Week (NCEW), described by POLITICO as "a veritable who's who of the Clean Energy World," is an annual awareness week to recognize the value of clean energy including abundant job opportunities, economic growth, energy independence, consumer choice, lower energy prices, and a cleaner environment.