TITLE

Prop 7: California's illusory promotion of renewable power

AUTHOR(S)
Greenwald, Steven F.; Gray, Jeffrey P.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Power;Sep2008, Vol. 152 Issue 9, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Solar and Clean Energy Act of 2008 in California. The contents of the Proposition No. 7 (Prop 7) consists on the procurement of energy source such as solar and wind energy. It is expected that electric rates will increase three percent after attaining a fifty percent renewable power target. However, disadvantages were perceived in Prop 7 as it increases costs, create bureaucratic paralysis and delay the renewable power transition.
ACCESSION #
34682780

 

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