Diversifying America's Energy Future: The Future of Renewable Wind Power

40 Pages Posted: 28 Jun 2008

Abstract

This article reviews the arguments pro and con relating to large scale expansion of wind energy facilities in the United States. It also examines the existing government policy encouraging renewable energy development as an alternative to conventional forms of electricity. It concludes that wind power, if properly located, can contribute an important amount of electricity to the American energy grid.

Keywords: energy, renewable energy, wind power, environmental impact

Suggested Citation

Rosenberg, Ronald H., Diversifying America's Energy Future: The Future of Renewable Wind Power. Virginia Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 26, p. 505, 2008, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1152405

Ronald H. Rosenberg (Contact Author)

William & Mary Law School ( email )

South Henry Street
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795
United States

Do you have a job opening that you would like to promote on SSRN?

Paper statistics

Downloads
295
Abstract Views
2,190
rank
124,094
PlumX Metrics