• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Jason Grumet

American Clean Power Association (ACP)

Chief Executive Officer

Jason Grumet leads the American Clean Power Association (ACP) as Chief Executive Officer. As CEO of the foremost trade association representing the clean energy industry, Grumet is dedicated to working with ACP’s nearly 800 member companies to provide families and businesses with affordable, reliable energy made in the U.S. and powered by American workers. Grumet is respected on both sides of the aisle for his innovative approach to impacting public policy. He joins ACP from the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC), which he founded and ran as president for 15 years. Jason brings that same vision and passion to ACP, building on the passage of historic legislation to accelerate clean energy innovation and deployment. Prior to founding BPC, Grumet led the bipartisan National Commission on Energy Policy. These experiences shaped his view that the national interest is best served when broad perspectives are brought together to craft durable national policy. Grumet received a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University and J.D. from Harvard University. He lives in Bethesda, Maryland with his wife and three children.

Sessions With Jason Grumet

Thursday, 21 March

  • 03:15pm - 03:55pm (CST) / 21/mar/2024 08:15 pm - 21/mar/2024 08:55 pm

    Spotlight | Impact of the IRA on US Electric Power

    Power/Clean Power

    The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is intended to spur the deployment of clean energy technologies and propel the U.S. toward a decarbonized power system. In 2023, the U.S. installed a record amount of solar PV and grid-scale batteries, but the pace will need to accelerate sharply to meet the Biden administration’s climate ambitions. While the IRA provides the financial incentives to ramp up deployment, stubborn obstacles persist. What progress has been made so far under the IRA? What options are available to overcome hurdles to deployment such as local community opposition, long grid interconnection queues and supply chain challenges?