Read, Anna
June 2012
Public Management (00333611);Jun2012, Vol. 94 Issue 5, p27
The article focuses on the move of the U.S. Department of Energy to address costs related to solar permitting. It discusses permitting costs which include a broad variation in the local process of permitting, fees, and submittal of documents. It mentions the adoption of a legislation by the local government through an initiative that is a collaborative national effort to lower the cost of solar energy by 75% with the aim of making solar cost competitive with traditional energy sources.


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