Friends or Enemies of Renewables?

Laws, Elliot P.
September 2009
Environmental Forum;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p14
The article focuses on the struggle of the U.S. with its response to climate change. Advocates of the development of alternative schemes are caught in a complex mix of bureaucratic approvals and permitting processes as well as opposition from the segment of society which is supportive of the effort to move away from fossil fuels. These include the proposed construction of the Cape Wind wherein opponents have challenged it on grounds ranging from safety to economics.


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