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Web Conference Presents Status Update and Outlook for Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs
Once “unthinkable” in North America, renewable energy feed-in tariffs are gaining momentum in the U.S. and elsewhere. On March 4th, author, advocate, and industry analyst, Paul Gipe presents the latest developments in the feed-in tariff debate.
Despite their success elsewhere, feed-in tariffs (FITs) were “unthinkable”
“Feed-in tariffs are the single-most successful policy for the rapid development of renewable energy,” said Paul Gipe. “It's only a matter of time before they are widely used in the United States and Canada.”
This web conference will walk through the latest developments in the rapidly evolving continental feed-in tariff debate and outline challenges and opportunities for the renewable energy industry.
Key topics to be addressed include: The economic case for feed-in tariffs, how they work and what they can contribute to improve energy security, create new jobs, and address the growing risks of climate change; the timeframe for adding renewables; worldwide wind and solar capacity and markets; feed-in tariff myths and misconceptions;
Further information and registration are available online at www.altaterra.net/
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