TITLE

SMALL IS (STILL) BEAUTIFUL: DESIGNING U.S. ENERGY POLICIES TO INCREASE LOCALIZED RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATION

AUTHOR(S)
POWERS, MELISSA
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Wisconsin International Law Journal;Fall2012, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p595
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the evolution of the major policies related to the renewable energy resources which have expanded the scope of renewable energy development in the U.S. It emphasizes on the development of distributed renewable generation which creates a stronger electricity system for promoting the renewable power facilities. It analyzes the U.S. regulations that support the formation of strategies which can provide a long-term benefit for the distributed renewable energy generation.
ACCESSION #
86412668

 

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