One solution for fixing the COVID-19 disruption of advanced energy development is direct payment of federal incentives for advanced energy development, agues Nat Kraemer in UtilityDive.
“Containing the coronavirus and then managing the economic fallout from the pandemic is an enormous challenge. But converting federal renewable energy funds from tax credits to direct payments is easy. We did it, briefly but with great success, in the Great Recession. Now, let’s fix the problem for good.”