Navigating Stormy Waters for Offshore Wind Development
Offshore wind developers face regulatory approval challenges.
Supply Chain Slowdown Hits Holiday Shopping
Public and private sector leaders look to regulatory measures to relieve supply chain pressures likely to affect post-Thanksgiving sales.
Making Utility Assistance to Low-Income Households More Effective
Regulators can engage in smart policymaking to make utility services affordable for low-income households.
The Need to Change Jurisdiction Over the U.S. Electric Grid
When state and local voters prohibit clean energy transmission lines, they halt progress on climate change mitigation.
The Case for Local Control in Internet Regulation
Scholars advocate an expansive role for local decision-making in internet governance.
Zoning Changes to Create Affordable Housing
Scholars argue for “upzoning” to build more multi-family homes on land near transit stations.
Utility Ratemaking for Racial Justice
Performance-based ratemaking could help lessen racial inequities in energy burdens.
The Collapse of Champlain Towers South Was a Regulatory Failure
Lack of regulation contributed to the collapse of the Champlain Towers South building.
Why Local Communities May Support Nuclear Energy
Proponents of nuclear energy should focus on its economic and environmental benefits to garner local support.
Electricity Problems Are Bigger in Texas
Despite historic power vulnerability, state regulators failed to prepare for the winter storm of the century.
Cognitive Limits on the Value of Consumer Autonomy
Cold weather spikes in Texas electricity prices reveal the risks of uninformed consumer choice in complex markets.
Can Public Banking Save the Postal Service?
Policymakers say that postal banking could offer financial support to underserved people while saving an American institution.