Transitions in Energy Communities
12 GEO. WASH. J. ENERGY & ENVTL. L. 103 (2021) (invited)
10 Pages Posted: 1 Feb 2022
Date Written: January 1, 2021
This Essay surveys efforts to manage transitions in communities that are either losing economic activity in fossil fuels or newly hosting clean-energy projects. Topics include state and federal community revitalization aid, community benefits agreements, green jobs programs, and distributive considerations in regulatory frameworks.
Keywords: energy, community economic development, local government, land use
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