Streamlining Offshore Hydrokinetic Energy Development
August 14, 2012, 1:19 PM EDT
Law360, New York (August 14, 2012, 1:19 PM EDT) -- One of the key priorities of the Obama administration has been to rapidly increase renewable energy production in the United States. In his State of the Union address, the president proposed an aggressive standard for America — 80 percent electricity production from a diverse set of clean energy resources, including wind, solar, biomass, hydropower and nuclear power, among others.
As a result, the administration has actively engaged a number of agencies in the planning process for expanding renewable energy development in America. One of the challenges...