Infrastructure

Are Water Bills Leaving Renters Out to Dry?

Are Water Bills Leaving Renters Out to Dry?

Scholar proposes ways to combat inequities in water access through affordability programs.

Navigating the Currents of Electric Vehicles

Navigating the Currents of Electric Vehicles

Steven Croley, general counsel of Ford Motor Company, discusses regulatory implications of a shift to electric powered automobiles.

“Zoning” In on Affordable Housing and Climate Change

“Zoning” In on Affordable Housing and Climate Change

Scholars argue that relaxing zoning laws may not have the effect that policymakers intend.

Safety Culture vs. Safety Systems in U.S. Transportation

Safety Culture vs. Safety Systems in U.S. Transportation

Regulators should focus on forging a safety culture to reduce automotive accidents and fatalities.

The Coast Guard’s Looming Challenges

The Coast Guard’s Looming Challenges

New maritime risks necessitate further strategic review of the Coast Guard’s legal authority and mission support capabilities.

Putting Sidewalks Front and Center

Putting Sidewalks Front and Center

Scholars debate how best to regulate to create safe and accessible sidewalks.

Germany’s Success in Community Development

Germany’s Success in Community Development

German models of communal housing development may offer solutions to U.S. housing problems.

Supercharging Electric Grid Interconnection

Supercharging Electric Grid Interconnection

FERC publishes final rule aimed at expediting the interconnection of new power plants.

The Underused Field for Clean Energy

The Underused Field for Clean Energy

Congress and agencies should make better use of land use authorities to meet clean energy goals.

Grid Governance Reform for a Clean Energy Transition

Grid Governance Reform for a Clean Energy Transition

Scholars urge RTOs to adopt more pluralist governance model.

Blastoff to U.S. Commercial Space Regulation

Blastoff to U.S. Commercial Space Regulation

Scholar argues for an optimal commercial space regulatory regime that balances innovation, responsibility, and security.

Is It Time to Re-Fuel Airline Regulation?

Is It Time to Re-Fuel Airline Regulation?

A Penn Program on Regulation panel considers the merits of reforming U.S. aviation regulation.