Law, Policy, and the Future of Solar Financing
15 Pages Posted: 25 Jan 2017
Date Written: October 31, 2016
All forms of renewable energy are at an inflection point. Falling costs, changing technology, and new environmental and climate regulations have all moved to exponentially increase the growth of renewable energy. How legal terms, such as "qualifying facility" under PURPA are interpreted and standardized in the states, and various tax policies can have large implications on the penetration of solar energy.
Keywords: Solar Energy, Renewable Energy, Energy, Electricity, Finance, Solar Finance, Environmental Finance, Environment
JEL Classification: D23, D62, D73, E43, G21, G32, G38, H23, H75, K23, K32, L94, Q40, Q41, Q42, Q48, Q54, Q55, Q56
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