CCEF Names Colorado 2020 Clean Energy Champions

State and local leaders honored for commitment to clean energy future

October 14, 2020 – DENVER, Colo. – Conservatives for a Clean Energy Future (CCEF), a national nonprofit focused on advancing state-based clean energy policy solutions, today announced Colorado State Senator Kevin Priola (R – District 25) and State Representative Rod Pelton (R – District 65)have been recognized as 2020 Clean Energy Champions.

CCEF’s Clean Energy Champions are state and local policymakers across the country who have shown consistent and exceptional support for conservative policy initiatives that promote renewable energy, energy efficiency and environmental stewardship. Champions are strong proponents for competitive, free market-oriented policy solutions that are transitioning their towns, counties, and states to a clean energy economy.

“These leaders, through words and actions, have shown that they are dedicated to fighting for a clean energy future,” said Mark Pischea, President and CEO of CCEF. “Senator Priola and Representative Pelton are strong advocates of commonsense, market-driven energy policies that CCEF believes will generate jobs and economic prosperity, pave the way for energy independence, and make Colorado a leader in our nation’s transition to a competitive, innovative, and clean energy economy.”

To learn more about the Clean Energy Champions Program and see previous honorees, visit

About Conservatives for a Clean Energy FutureConservatives for a Clean Energy Future (CCEF) is a 501(c)(4) organization that seeks to advance conservative, free market-oriented energy policy solutions at the state and local levels. CCEF believes a transition to a clean energy economy will spur job creation and innovation, ensure market access for new technologies, protect our grid and national security, and lower electricity rates for all. Learn more at

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