Texas Republicans fight renewables, part of a GOP trend, says Rabe

April 24, 2023 Bloomberg BusinessWeek

Barry Rabe, Bloomberg BusinessWeek: Republicans are fighting renewables boom that's made Texas the king of clean energy. "This could indeed chill the continued expansion of renewables in the state," says Barry Rabe, a professor at the University of Michigan who focuses on environmental policy. It's part of a backlash against clean power happening in other fossil-fuel-producing states, he says, such as Ohio and West Virginia.