Op-ed: Ineffectiveness of Renewable Portfolio Standards

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Josh Smith, Research Manager for the CGO, writes about other ways to reduce carbon emissions than renewable portfolio standards (RPS). States with RPS mandates have increased electricity prices with no significant decrease in carbon emissions.

Read the full piece as it was published by Our Energy Policy.

CGO scholars and fellows frequently comment on a variety of topics for the popular press. The views expressed therein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Center for Growth and Opportunity or the views of Utah State University.