TITLE

Defining, Encouraging Winners is Good National Energy Policy

AUTHOR(S)
Watkiss, Dan
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Electric Light & Power;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 89 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's view on an improved national energy policy and an energy-intensive economy in the U.S. to produce accessible, sustainable, and economical energy resources. He is critical on the governmental intervention and support in the development of energy resources such as solar and clean energy and the distribution of such federal support for these sources. He also notes the need to encourage resource development through targeted innovative technology investments.
ACCESSION #
69718719

 

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