Determinants of Carbon Intensity in the US Electric Power Sector: A State Level Empirical Analysis.

Qiu, Wenfeng.
2017-04-20T13:59:31.270Z

Abstract: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently announced the Clean Power Plan, a plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing electric power plants. The proposal will require states to reduce their carbon intensity (carbon emissions per megawatt hour of generation) below fixed caps. My thesis analyzes the drivers of carbon intensity in the electric power sector using a state-... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Economics.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012031
ID: tufts:21506
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