Analysis of a Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) for the State of North Carolina

Source/Sponsor: 
North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC)
Creator/Author: 
La Capra Associates; GDS Associates, Inc.; Sustainable Energy Advantage, LLC
Description: 

The study reviews the potential costs and benefits of enacting a renewable portfolio standard (RPS) in North Carolina. The study found that without off-shore wind, there are insufficient cost-effective and/or practical on-shore resource options to meet a 10% RPS requirement.

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Publication Date: 
Thursday, December 7, 2006
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Resource Type: 
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