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Nov 15, 2021 • 13 tweets • 3 min read
November has laid bare the possibilities and limitations climate governance faces at the international & federal level. A brand new CDL report, "Can State PUCs Lead in the Energy Transition? Lessons From Six States" refocuses on the state level. [Thread] climatedevlab.brown.edu/home/new-cdl-r…
 PUCs, or utility commissions, are state agencies charged with regulating utilities. For decades, they've had a relatively straightforward mandate: provide just and reasonable rates for customers. In the climate change era, their role has become a whole lot more complicated.