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State bioenergy primer information and resources for states on issues, opportunities, and options for advancing bioenergy

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2009

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Agency, U.S. Environmental Protection, 2009, State bioenergy primer information and resources for states on issues, opportunities, and options for advancing bioenergy: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency National Renewable Energy Laboratory, 104 p.

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Rising global demand for energy, high energy prices, climate change, and the threat of terrorism all point to the need for greater energy efficiency and conservation in the United States. While technological innovation is plainly needed, our laws and institutional arrangements must also play an important role. The United States has scores of legal and policy tools from which to choose to improve energy efficiency and curb energy consumption. This Article, which grows out of a Spring 2006 seminar at theWidener University School of Law, evaluates a handful of these tools: transit-oriented development; fuel taxation; real-time pricing for electricity use; public benefit funds; improving the efficiency of existing residential and commercial [...]

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