Daily Journal of Commerce, Jeanne Chamberlain discusses how renewable energy has become mainstream, with more than half of this nation's states now possessing mandatory renewable energy portfolio standards. As pressures increase for states to meet these standards, we are more likely to see constitutional challenges to provisions that give any preference to in-state resources.">
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Renewable Portfolio Standards Face Constitutional Challenges

July 21, 2011
In a "Plugged In" column for the Daily Journal of Commerce, Jeanne Chamberlain discusses how renewable energy has become mainstream, with more than half of this nation's states now possessing mandatory renewable energy portfolio standards. As pressures increase for states to meet these standards, we are more likely to see constitutional challenges to provisions that give any preference to in-state resources.