Model oil and gas resource development regulations for Arkansas

Michael Giberson The Arkansas Public Policy Panel, a citizen policy non-profit that has been around since 1963, has commissioned a study of recommended regulations to cover oil and gas resource development in the state. The resulting study, “Model Oil and Gas Laws, Regulations and Ordinances,” concludes that many states and localities offer stronger regulation than … More Model oil and gas resource development regulations for Arkansas

Arizona regulators can require utilities to buy renewable power even if it raises consumer rates

Michael Giberson The Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled that the Arizona Corporation Commission was acting within its authority when it decided to require utilities to secure a portion of their electric power from renewable resources. The Goldwater Institute had argued that the Commission’s authority was limited to setting rates and that the renewables mandate … More Arizona regulators can require utilities to buy renewable power even if it raises consumer rates