About Us

Clean Energy Trust was founded by prominent civic and business leaders to accelerate the pace of clean energy innovations in the Midwest region. The Founding Board of Directors includes co-chairs Nick Pritzker and Michael Polsky, as well as Paula Crown, Richard Sandor, Tim Schwertfeger, Antonio Gracias, Keith Crandell, Susan Hassan, and most recently, Sunil Garg of Exelon. The Trust’s leadership brings capital and their personal and professional networks to this endeavor with the vision of making the Midwest region a national center of innovation for clean energy. By doing so CET believes the region will benefit from the creation of clean technology jobs, a healthier and more sustainable environment, a growing economy, and a higher quality of life for future generations.

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