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Unreliable Arguments Against Renewables
Josiah Neeley

Electric markets rely on a variety of resources to deliver cheap, reliable power to consumers, including renewables and demand-side resources like demand response.
Press release: R Street Policy…

, Asbury Park Press
New Jersey, Don’t Make the Same Mistake New York is Making by Blocking Pipelines
William Murray

The recent appeals court decision to stop PennEast from using state-owned lands for its proposed natural gas pipeline is not a good look for the State of New Jersey, which fought and won the…

Diverse Transmission Stakeholders File Joint Reply Comments with FERC on Modernizing and Expanding the Electricity Grid
Travis Kavulla

From Americans for a Clean Energy Grid:
“It makes sense to target incentives to the efficient operation of transmission assets that are already deployed, and not just to new investments in the…

, S&P Global
PJM state consumer advocates tout importance of power market evolution in CEO search
Travis Kavulla

From S&P Global:

“The power markets are not solving for, and were not designed for, the accomplishment of environmental objectives,” Travis Kavulla, director of energy and environmental policy…

, The Appalachian Voice
New Coalition Aims to Reform Energy Policy in Virginia
Travis Kavulla

From The Appalachian Voice:

In addition to Appalachian Voices, members of the coalition include Clean Virginia, Earth Stewardship Alliance, FreedomWorks, Piedmont Environmental Council, R Street…

, Utility Dive
Securitization fever: Renewables advocates seize Wall Street’s innovative way to end coal
Travis Kavulla

From Utility Dive:

Accelerated depreciation will not diminish securitization fever because it increases costs to consumers, R Street Institute Energy & Environmental Policy Director Travis…

, Our Daily Planet
The Nuclear Industry is Gaming the System at the Cost of Renewables
Travis Kavulla

From Our Daily Planet:

These mandates have been very effective at reducing the cost of renewable energy but as Travis Kavulla, director of energy policy at the R Street Institute,…

Lots of ‘bunts and singles’ in developing civic spaces can add up to home runs
Travis Kavulla

From Crain’s Cleveland Business:

THIS AND THAT

• Politico runs an essay by Travis Kavulla, director of energy and environment policy at the R Street Institute, a free…

Booker heads to Mill-e-wah-que
Travis Kavulla

From Politico New Jersey Playbook:

THE NUCLEAR OPTION — Nuclear energy’s stealth takeover, by R Street Institute’s Travis Kavulla for POLITICO: For the past several years, I’ve been…

, Politico
How nuclear plants are gaming climate-change rules
Travis Kavulla

Climate change is underway—and with the U.S. government mostly sitting on its hands when it comes to climate policy, states have been stepping into the breach. For more than a decade, state…