TITLE

REGULATORY BARRIERS TO CLEAN ENERGY

AUTHOR(S)
Stiles, Trevor D.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
University of Toledo Law Review;Summer2010, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p923
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the institutional competence barriers facing legislators, regulators, the industry, and the American citizens for the implementation of the American Clean Energy and Security Act (ACES) in the U.S. It examines the challenges to meet ACES' goal of clean energy job creation, energy independence, and global warming reduction. It notes the efforts of President Barack Obama's administration to seek regulatory and legislative initiatives to encourage renewable energy development.
ACCESSION #
60099330

 

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