08.31.2021

Biden administration to ‘revise’ regulations for solar, wind on public lands

By: Rachel Frazin

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), which is part of the Interior Department, announced that it’s seeking input as it drafts proposed “updates” and plans to formally propose a new rule early next year.

In particular, it’s asking for input on rent and fees for solar and wind, scenarios where reduced rents and fees are appropriate and potential extension beyond 30 years for solar and wind rights of way.

This article originally appeared on the Hill website at https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/570137-biden-administration-to-make-updates-to-boost-solar-wind-energy

 

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