Is a Green Future Realistic with an Economy in the Red?

Greenwald, Steven F.; Gray, Jeffrey P.
January 2009
Power;Jan2009, Vol. 153 Issue 1, p24
Trade Publication
In this article the authors comment on a recent legislative resolution signed by the Californian governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, requiring 33 percent renewables portfolio standard (RPS) to achieve greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions mitigation goals set by the state.The authors opine that the current credit crisis poses significant challenges to developing and financing the infrastructure to meet GHG mitigation standards.


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