Shelley Welton

University of South Carolina School of Law

701 Main Street

Columbia, SC 29208

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

The Quiet Undoing: How Regional Electricity Market Reforms Threaten State Clean Energy Goals

Yale Journal on Regulation Bulletin (Sept. 2018, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 31 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2018
Danny Cullenward and Shelley Welton
Carnegie Institution for Science and University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 353 (117,205)
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Climate Change, Clean Energy, Renewable Energy, RTOs, FERC, Electricity, Energy, Wholesale Markets

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Rethinking Grid Governance for the Climate Change Era

California Law Review, 2021
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 331 (125,778)

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climate change, electricity, energy law, regional transmission organizations, governance, new governance, privatization, boundary organizations

3.

Clean Energy Justice: Charting an Emerging Agenda

43 Harvard Environmental Law Review 307 (2019)
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 22 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2020
Shelley Welton and Joel B. Eisen
University of South Carolina School of Law and University of Richmond - School of Law
Downloads 309 (135,604)
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clean energy, energy justice, environmental justice, renewable energy, net metering, energy siting, procedural justice, green jobs, grid modernization

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Grid Reliability Through Clean Energy

Stanford Law Review, Forthcoming, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 21- 2021, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 935
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2021
University of Minnesota Law School, University of Chicago Law School, University of South Carolina School of Law and Penn State Law – University Park
Downloads 301 (138,958)

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electric grid, grid reliability, regional transmission organizations, independent system operators, federal power act, transmission siting, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, North American Electric Reliability Corporation, climate change, extreme weather, Winter Storm Uri, transmission planning

5.

Grasping for Energy Democracy

116 Michigan Law Review 581 (2018)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 20 May 2018
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 223 (187,006)

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energy law, democracy, public utilities, climate change, electricity, localism, grid modernization

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Clean Electrification

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 88, Issue 3 (2017)
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 17 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2017
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 189 (217,784)

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electricity law, environmental justice, public utility, climate change, climate justice, equity, net metering, dynamic pricing, clean energy justice, electrification

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Public Energy

92 NYU L Rev 267 (2017)
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 30 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2017
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 179 (228,212)

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municipalization, community choice aggregation, outsourcing, contracting out, local energy, climate change

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Decarbonization in Democracy

67 UCLA Law Review 56
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 03 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2020
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 165 (244,426)

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decarbonization, climate change, energy, electricity, public utility, democracy

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Electricity Markets and the Social Project of Decarbonization

118 Columbia Law Review 1067 (2018)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 27 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2018
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 163 (246,937)

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decarbonization, energy, climate change, electricity, markets, RTOs, governance, mitigation

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Non-Transmission Alternatives

39 Harv. Envtl. L. Rev. 457 (2015)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2017
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 138 (282,462)

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electricity, energy, transmission, FERC, climate change

11.

Grid Modernization and Energy Poverty

North Carolina Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 18, No. 4, May 2017
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 81 (404,140)

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Grid Modernization, Energy Poverty, Electricity, Utilities, Reforming the Energy Vision, Energy Burden, Climate Change, Electrification

12.

Regulating Imports into RGGI: Toward a Legal, Workable Solution

Columbia Law School - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law White Paper, August 2013 , Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-437
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2015
Shelley Welton, Michael Gerrard and Jason Munster
University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia University - Law School and Harvard University
Downloads 71 (434,999)

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climate change, cap-and-trade, dormant commerce clause, Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, RGGI, leakage

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Legal & Scientific Integrity in Advancing a 'Land Degradation Neutral World'

Columbia Journal of Environmental Law Forthcoming, Columbia Law and Economics Research Paper No. 515, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-438
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2015
Shelley Welton, Michela Biasutti and Michael Gerrard
University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia University - Columbia Earth Institute and Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 66 (451,943)
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desertification, land degradation, 'no net loss', REDD

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Neutralizing the Atmosphere

Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 May 2022
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 32 (604,631)

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climate change, climate justice, net zero, cost benefit analysis

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The Bounds of Energy Law

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 7, 2021
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Dec 2021
Shelley Welton
University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 31 (610,632)

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energy law, climate change, energy justice, conservation, electricity

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Legal Issues in Integrated, Multi-Pollutant Planning for Energy and Air Quality

Columbia Law School, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law White Paper, September 2013, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-449
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Feb 2015
Shawna Hart and Shelley Welton
New York University School of Law and University of South Carolina School of Law
Downloads 23 (663,892)

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energy, air quality, multi-pollutant planning, greenhouse gases, RAP, IMPEAQ, EERE, SIPs