Oregon Law Review : Vol. 88 No. 2, p.405-490 : Recovery of a Lost Decade (or Is It Three?): Developing the Capacity in Government Necessary to Reduce Carbon Emissions and Administer Energy Markets
Mihaly, Marc B.
This Article first examines the effort to control carbon emissions, discussing the governmental efforts that will be necessary to administer either a carbon tax or cap-and-trade regime. This Article then examines the need for government regulation in the electricity sector as a whole, focusing on both the nation’s experimentation with markets, specifically the wholesale electricity market, and the move toward restructuring in many states