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State Clean Energy Policies Analysis (SCEPA) Project: An Analysis of Renewable Energy Feed‐in Tariffs in the United States

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Couture, T., Cory, K.
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This report evaluates the success of state-level feed-in tariffs in the United States in fostering the development of renewable energy and in accomplishing various socio-economic goals such as encouraging growth and job creation. Feed-in tariffs in several states are compared to those in Europe and are assessed by their impact on renewable energy deployment, electricity prices, and job creation. Potential for interaction between state-level and federal policies is examined.