The Just Energy Circle (JEC) seeks to inspire new, diverse, authentic leadership that is recognized in prominent decision-making positions in both civic and private sectors. It aims to establish structures to ensure that energy opportunities are available to all, including low-income protections, reduced energy costs, and employment. It represents an ecosystem of diverse business, political, and community interests. JEC partners believe that this approach is the future of the sustainability movement and that the future of our communities is dependent upon the ability to provide Just Energy for all.
We invite you and other residents across Georgia to apply to be a part of the first Just Energy Academy (JEA). This seven (7) month leadership development program was created to educate the next generation of equity leaders on energy equity and climate justice issues. JEA is a competitive program for youth and adults who aspire to be energy equity leaders in their communities.
Energy Equity Partners
Center for Sustainable Communities
Fulton Atlanta Community Action Authority
Georgia Community Coalition
Georgia WAND (Women’s Action for New Directions)
Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation
Nathan Cummings Foundation
National Resource Defense Council
Southeastern Energy Efficiency Alliance
Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
Southern Environmental Law Center
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Advancing policies and institutional actions that promote racial equity and shared prosperity for all in the growth of metropolitan Atlanta and the American South.
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