Implementing the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) over the years has produced a lot of paper, delays, and high costs to make sure that projects consider the environment and adequately mitigate project impacts on proposed energy projects, including renewable energy. Current attempts by the President's Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) to revise the NEPA regulations and procedures will fail unless a cooling-off period coupled with dispute resolution with state agencies is established.
Russo, T. (2018, November). Reworking NEPA in the Age of Uncertainty. Natural Gas & Electricity 35/4©20182018 Wiley Periodicals, Inc., a Wiley company.. Read the article